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Unidentified Roman sculptor, Cast of Commodus as a youth

Cast of Commodus as a youth, ?19th century

After Unidentified Roman sculptor

RA Collection: Art

Commodus (161-192 AD) was Emperor of Rome ruling jointly with hsi father Marcus Aurelius from 176 until his father's death in 180. He then ruled solely until 192.

This cast is made from a sculpture dated 175-177 AD in the Albani collection in Capitoline Museum, Rome.

Object details

Title
Cast of Commodus as a youth
Artist/designer
From
Original in the Albaini Collection, Capitoline Museum, Rome
Date
?19th century
Object type
Sculpture Cast
Medium
Plaster cast
Dimensions

720 mm x 510 mm x 360 mm

Collection
Royal Academy of Arts
Object number
03/1463
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