Catalogue Entry: Bust of Epicurus
Provenience: Small bust in the Naples National Archaeological Museum (inv. 5465).
Provenance: Villa of the Papyri, Herculaneum
Dimensions: Height 12 cm (head), 20 cm (with base)
Note: The base is inscribed with Epicurus' name in Greek.
State: The bust is well preserved.
- M. Beard and J. Henderson, Classical Art: From Greece to Rome, 2001, figure 64.
- G.M.A. Richter, Portraits of the Greeks, volume 2 (Phaidon: London, 1965) 196 with figures 1175–77.
|F. Cepparoli, 1766||Baumeister, 1885|
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