|ETRUSCAN OR ITALIC BRONZE YOUTH,
his elongated and flat body clad in a long pleated chiton and wrapped in a himation, his right arm bent with the hand emerging at his chest.
3rd Century BC
H. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm.)
Ex Swiss private collection; John Kluge collection, Charlottesville, VA, acquired from Royal-Athena in 1984; reacquired at Christie’s, New York, June 2004; J.M.E. collection, New York.
Published: C.C. Vermeule and J.M. Eisenberg, Catalogue of the Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Bronzes in the Collection of John Kluge, New York and Boston, 1992, no. 84-10.