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The under life-size young male stands with his weight supported by his left leg and turns his head and gaze towards his right. His left hip is raised above his right hip and his right shoulder is slightly raised above his left shoulder. The left arm is bent slightly at the elbow and hangs by his...

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Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Caskey, Catalogue of Sculpture, no. 41: from Athens); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, June 19, 1904

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Classical Period, about 375–325 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Sculpture in Stone (MFA), no. 059; Sculpture in Stone and Bronze (MFA), p. 108 (additional published references).

Dimensions

Overall: 73.5 x 13 cm (28 15/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

04.283

Medium or Technique

Marble from Mount Pentelikon near Athens

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture