|ROMAN BRONZE YOUNG BOY AS A GLADIATOR
A rare subject.
Fine reddish brown patina.
1st-2nd Century AD
H. 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm.)
Ex French collection; J. F. collection, Loveland, Ohio, acquired from Royal-Athena in 1989.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2008, no. 70.
Exhibited: Ohio State University Art Museum, 1985-1990; Picker Art Gallery, Colgate University, 1991-2007.