The Lansdowne Bust of Athena of Velletri

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The Lansdowne Bust of Athena of Velletri

Italy, Rome, Roman, 2nd-century copy after a Greek original of circa 430–420 B.C. by Kresilas
Sculpture
Marble
including plate with base: 43 × 33 × 23 in. (109.22 × 83.82 × 58.42 cm) Plate (with base): 6 1/2 in. (16.51 cm) Other (chin to peak of helmet): 24 in. (60.96 cm)
William Randolph Hearst Collection (49.23.1)
Currently on public view:
Ahmanson Building, floor 3 MAP IT
Ahmanson Building, floor 3

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Bibliography

  • Gifts on the Occasion of LACMA's 50th Anniversary. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 2015.
  • Levkoff, Mary L.. Hearst the collector. New York: Abrams and Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 2008.