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Trajan (?) in military costume
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Taller romano

Trajan (?) in military costume

Ca. 100. White marble, 203 x 97 cm.

Originally, the statue was probably the effigy of the emperor Trajan (98-117 A. D.) as a general. The only ancient part of the sculpture is the torso covered with anatomical armour (thorax in Latin), adorned with the head of the Medusa and a trophy with two victories. The head, which copies a portrait of the era of Trajan, and the bottom part with the footwear, date from the seventeenth century and are faithful reproductions of examples of the same era. Procede de

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Inventory number
E00168
Author
Taller romano
Title
Trajan (?) in military costume
Date
Ca. 100
Technique
Sculpted
Medium
White marble
Dimension
High/Height: 203 cm.; Width: 97 cm.; Base/bottom: 59 cm.
Provenance
Collection of Queen Christina of Sweden; Collection of Livio Odescalchi; Royal Collection (Felipe V's collection, Palacio de La Granja de San Ildefonso, Segovia)

Bibliography +

Hübner, Emil, Die Antiken Bildwerke in Madrid, Druck Und Verlag Von Georg Reimer, Berlín, 1862, pp. 84.

Barrón. Eduardo, Catálogo de la escultura, Imprenta y fototipia de J. Lacoste, Madrid, 1908, pp. 130-131, n.168.

Museo Nacional del Prado, Catálogo de la escultura, [s.n.], Madrid, 1908, pp. 130.

Ricard, Robert, Marbres Antiques du Musee du Prado a Madrid, Feret & Fils, Burdeos, 1923, pp. 69.

Museo Nacional del Prado, Catalogo de la Escultura, [s.n], Madrid, 1957, pp. 98.

Museo Nacional del Prado, Catálogo de la escultura, Patronato Nacional de Museos, Madrid, 1981, pp. nº168.

Gergel A., Richard, A Julio-Claudian Torso in the Walters Art Gallery, The Journal of The Journal of The Journal of The Walters Art Gallery, 45, 1987, pp. 19-31.

Schröder, Stephan F., Catálogo de la escultura clásica: Museo del Prado, I, Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid, 1993, pp. 158-163.

Elvira Barba, Miguel Angel, Cristina de Suecia en el Museo del Prado, Museo del Prado, Madrid, 1997.

Museo Nacional del Prado, Escultura clásica : guía, Fundación Marcelino Botín; Museo del Prado, Santander, 1999, pp. 150.

Museo Nacional del Prado, Velázquez, Rubens, Lorrain: Malerei am Hof Philipps IV, Kunst-und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deu, Bonn, 1999, pp. 278.

Corona y arqueología en el Siglo de las Luces, Patrimonio Nacional, 2010, pp. 85-93.

Elvira Barba, Miguel Angel, Las esculturas de Cristina de Suecia: un tesoro de la Corona de España, Real Academia de Historia, Madrid, 2011, pp. 45,76 / 137.

Other inventories +

Inv. Real Museo, Escultura, 1857. Núm. 450.

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Location +

Room 071 (On Display)

Expuesto
Update date: 19-09-2016 | Registry created on 28-04-2015

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