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Bust of Heraclitus

Bronze bust with a dark patina featuring a bearded man with curly hair, the patina on his nose worn to a lighter shade.

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  • Bronze bust with a dark patina featuring a bearded man with curly hair, the patina on his nose worn to a lighter shade.

Date:

Late 19th century reproduction

Artist:

Italian
Chiurazzi and De Angelis Foundry, Naples, Italy

About this artwork

On View

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium, Ryerson Library Reading Room

Artist

Ancient Greek

Title

Bust of Heraclitus

Origin

Ancient Greece

Date

Cast 1801–1900

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

71.1 × 43.2 × 29.2 cm (28 × 17 × 11 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of H. N. Higinbotham

Reference Number

1893.128

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