Apollo Belvedere, a bust, after the antique, Italian, 1780.
The Sun god Apollo, son of Zeus & Leto, twin brother of the Chaste huntress Diana.
He was the archer god of medicine & healing, and as the leader of the Muses he is also god of music & poetry.
This bust is from a full marble statue, said to be the work of Leochares, which is housed in the great collection of the Vatican, Rome, Italy.
Height 35cm. Weight 6kg.
Larger images are available on request.
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