Statue - Bust of a Minotaur

Statue - Buste de minotaure

Depicted object

  • Title of depicted object : Bust of a Minotaur
  • Current Location : Vatican. Museo Pio-Clementino
  • Current inventory no. : Inv. 461
  • Source object dimensions : 68.00 (height, width and lenght : cm)
  • Source object type : statue
  • Source object material : marble
  • Date : Rome, second half of the 1st c. AD, from an original dating of the middle of the 5th c. BC
  • Archaeological Findspot : Italy, Naples
  • Provenance : Barberini villa, Castelgandolfo (until 1633), B. Cavaceppi coll., Rome, acquired in 1792 by the Vatican
  • Iconography : Minotaur
  • Online Collection Record : Arachne

Bibliography

II, Cat. no. 232 Pl. 44.232
.1 148 Cat. no. 68

Reference URL

https://digitalmontagny.inha.fr/en/record/montagny01v02

Drawing

Link to manuscript: 
Drawing Inscription: 
Busto di minotauro in marmo,
nel Museo Pio-Clementino
[vertical] 26
Support Material: 
White paper
Set of Drawings: