Head of a Satyr / Man

Roman, Italy, Europe

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mid-3rd century

Marble

Overall: 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Hood Museum of Art Acquisitions Fund

S.976.271

Geography/Culture

Europe, Italy

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Classical World

Not on view

Inscription

Not signed.

Exhibition History

Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 19-November 30, 2008.

Glimpses of Ancient Life, Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art's Collection of Ancient Art, Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985 Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 19, 2000.

Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 13, 2000-February 7, 2005.

Ancient Profiles: Sculpture, Prints, and Coins from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Art History 1, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 1-December 17, 1997.

Artifacts of the Roman Empire, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 18-November 5, 1990.

Ave Auguste: A Selection from the Collection, Barrows Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 1-May 15, 1983.

Acquisitions 1974-1978, Jaffe-Friede, Strauss & Barrows Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 8, 1978-January 21, 1979.

Classical Treasures, Rotunda Gallery, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, November 18-January 22, 1978.

Publication History

Fine Egyptian, Western Asiatic, and Classical Antiquities, Sale 3934, lot 132, ill., Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., 980 Madison Avenue, New York, New York, December 11, 1976.

Provenance

Unidentified private collector, New York, unknown-1976; Fine Egyptian, Western Asiatic, and Classical Antiquities, Sale 3934, lot 132, Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., 980 Madison Avenue, New York, New York, December 11, 1976; sold to present collection, 1976.

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