|LATE HELLENISTIC MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD
OF ALEXANDER THE GREAT
The youthful face surrounded by masses of thick curls, the hair parted in the center in the manner associated with Alexander.
Very fine style.
1st Century BC
H. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm.)
Ex Simon collection, England, acquired in 1983.
Cf. Au royaume d'Alexandre le Grand. La Macédoine antique, catalog of the exposition, Paris, 2011, p. 260-261, n. 149.