About This Artwork

Cypriot

Head of a Bearded Man, 5th century B.C.

Limestone
29.2 x 20.3 x 26 cm (11 1/2 x 8 x 10 1/4 in.)

Robert A. Waller Fund, 1926.437

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

AIC Display - "Human Figure in Early Greek Art, A Preview Part I" Gallery 101a, 9/1/1988 - 9/24/1989.

The Art Institute of Chicago, Ancient Art Galleries, Gallery 155, April 20, 1994 - February 6, 2012.

The Art Institute of Chicago, Of Gods and Glamour: The Mary and Michael Jaharis Galleries of Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Art, Gallery 151, November 11, 2012 - present.

Publication History

Karen B. Alexander, "From Plaster to Stone: Ancient Art at the Art Institute of Chicago," in Recasting the Past: Collecting and Presenting Antiquities at the Art Institute of Chicago, by Karen Manchester, (Art Institute of Chicago/Yale University Press, 2012), p.31.

Art Institute of Chicago, "Accessions and Loans," Bulletin of the Art Institute of Chicago 20, 6 (September 1926), p. 85

H. F. M., "A limestone Cypriote Head," Bulletin of the Art Institute of Chicago 20, 7 (October 1926), p. 99.




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