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Head of a Man
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Head of a Man

Head of a Man

Medium:
Alabaster (calcite)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 19.8 x 17.5 x 9 cm (7 13/16 x 6 7/8 x 3 9/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture, Stone
Origin:
Yemen
Topic:
man, Yemen, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn to the Smithsonian Institution
Date:
300 B.C.E.-100 C.E.
Accession Number:
S1986.511
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1963 André Emmerich Gallery, New York. [1] From 1963 to 1966 Joseph H. Hirshhorn (1899-1981), purchased from André Emmerich Gallery, New York. [2] From 1966 to 1986 Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn. [3] From 1986 Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, transferred from Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. [4] Notes: [1] See document from the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, object file, Collections Management Office. [2] See note 1. [3] See note 1. [4] See note 1. See also object file, Collections Management Office.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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