Head of Apollo. Gallo-Roman art. Ref.163
Head of Apollo. Gallo-Roman art. Important bust of Apollo with hair tied back.
Portrait of the Roman god Apollo, over life size, stylized curly hair, pulled back and falling to the back of the neck. Eyes slightly almond-shaped, ears pelta.
Bibliography: Esperandieu - General collection of bas-reliefs, statues and busts of Roman Gaul (T. 6). The sandstone quarries of La Croix-Guillaume In Saint-Quirin - Dominique Heckenbenner, Nicolas Meyer.
Medium: Yellow sandstone
Size: Height 33cm
Period: 1st century
Condition: Shocks and wear - Mounted
Price: 4 250€