|ROMAN BRONZE NUDE APOLLO KITHAROIDOS
The athletic figure standing with his weight on his left leg, the right relaxed and bent at the knee, holding a plectrum in his lowered right hand, originally holding his kithara in his right, his head turned, his hair bound in a fillet, with long braids falling onto each shoulder.
2nd Century AD
H. 5 1/8 in. (13 cm.)
Ex collection of John Kluge, Charlottesville, VA. Acquired from Royal-Athena Galleries in 1989.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2007, no. 33.