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He stands with legs apart and hands on hips. The back is hollowed out, as if the figure had been designed as an appliqué. Green patina, with encrustation.

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson to MFA, September 12, 1918

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson

Italic, Archaic Period or later, probably Hellenistic,

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 208.

Dimensions

Height: 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

18.507

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture