Category: Julio Claudian

Portrait of a roman (so called Diadumenian, ro…

Portrait of a roman (so called Diadumenian, roman emperor in 218 AD). Early I century AD. Greek marble. Uffizi Gallery, Florence. Inv. 1914 n. 227

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Funerary  stele of Virdomarus and his sister. …

Funerary  stele of Virdomarus and his sister. From Solin, Dalmatia. I century AD. Marble. Museo Lapidario Maffeiano, Verona.

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Portrait of a man. I century AD, Claudius-Nero…

Portrait of a man. I century AD, Claudius-Nero period. Marble. Civico museo archeologico di Milano. Inv. A 0.9.1145

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Originally part of an honorary statue from some public building the portrait illustraits influence of the imperial portraiture on the upper classes in Milan. The features of the represented man strongly emulates that of the emperor Claudius.

Portrait of a man. Found near Via Flaminia, ou…

Portrait of a man. Found near Via Flaminia, outside Rome. Beginning of I century AD. Marble. Ny Carlsberg Glyptoteket, Copenhagen. Inv. 1198

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Portrait of a boy. C. 100 AD. Marble. Staatlic…

Portrait of a boy. C. 100 AD. Marble. Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Altes Museum. Sk 1467

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Portrait of a woman. 30-1 BC. Clay. Staatlic…

Portrait of a woman.

30-1 BC. Clay. Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Altes Museum. TC 551

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Portrait of Germanicus. From Cordoba. 15-19 AD…

Portrait of Germanicus. From Cordoba. 15-19 AD. Marble. Musée du Louvre, Paris. Inv. MND 968 / Ma 3135

This portrait belongs to type creared shortly afler the adoption of Germanicus by emperor Tiberius.

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Portrait of Tiberius. From Forum of Constantin…

Portrait of Tiberius. From Forum of Constantine. I century AD, reworked during the reign of Constantine I. Marble. Istanbul Arkeoloji Müzeleri. Inv. 5555 T

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Portrait of a Julio-Claudian prince, perhaps D…

Portrait of a Julio-Claudian prince, perhaps Drusus the Younger. From Asia Minor (1926). 1-25 AD. Marble. Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Altes Museum. Sk 1788

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Portrait of emperor Caligula. From Thrace. C. …

Portrait of emperor Caligula. From Thrace. C. 39-40 AD. Marble. Musée du Louvre, Paris. Inv. MNC 1276 / Ma 1234

Caligula is depicted with a beard, a sign of his mourning for his sister Drusilla.

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