Statuette, male, draped, seated. A philosopher, identified as Epicurus by Lippold.
The head is an 18th century addition, copied from the Villa Albani 'Diogenes'. This is the first piece of sculpture acquired for the Blundell collection, bought from Thomas Jenkins.


  • Title: Statuette of Epicurus
  • Location Created: Europe: Southern Europe: Italy: Rome
  • Physical Dimensions: Overall: 1250 mm x 470 mm x 230 mm
  • Rights: Gift of Col. Joseph W Weld, 1959
  • Medium: Marble

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