Detail View: ADJUNCT MODULE B: ITALIAN ART: Statue of Seated Warrior

Collection: 
ADJUNCT MODULE B: ITALIAN ART
Preferred Title: 
Statue of Seated Warrior
Image View: 
Diagram showing modern restorations
Creator: 
unknown (Roman (ancient) sculptor)
Location: 
repository: Museo Nazionale Romano (Rome, Lazio, Italy) inv. 8603
Location Note: 
via Sant’Apollinare, 46 (Palazzo Altemps); Ludovisi Collection
GPS: 
+41.901169+12.473062
Date: 
Greek original, 2nd century BCE (other)
Cultural Context: 
Roman (ancient)
Style Period: 
Greco-Roman; Hellenistic
Work Type 1: 
sculpture (visual work)
Classification: 
Sculpture and Installations
Material: 
Pentelic marble (body); Parian marble (head)
Technique: 
carving (processes)
Subjects: 
human figure; military or war
Description: 
Seated warrior, traditionally a pendant to the statue of Ares Ludovisi (inv. 8602). Pentelic marble (body) and Parian marble (head); Roman copy after an Hellenistic original. Slightly restored; the head is antique (type of the Skopas Meleager) but does not belong to the body. Copy of Greek original of the 2nd century BCE.
Collection: 
Adjunct Module B: Italian Art
Identifier: 
7A3-R-PAL-SW-A09
Rights: 
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