Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Hercules
Single figure Standing With club onlyClub resting on shoulder
Further details
Ludovisi herrm; possibly inspired by the lost statue of Hercules Alexikakos (Woodford doubts this interpretation)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Graeco-Roman
DATE
1st century BC - 2nd century
LOCATION
Rome, Museo Nazionale Romano, Palazzo Altemps (inv. 8627)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Susan Woodford, Heracles Alexikakos reviewed, American Journal of Archaeology 80 (1976), pp. 291-294, fig. 1
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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