A relief representing two freedmen of a Publius Licinius, who from their names, Philonicus and Demetrius, seem to have been Greek.
A Roman Relief by Unknown Artist, early 1st century
© British Museum
- 70 x 80 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £500 ( Total: £1,500)
- Acquired in:
Not a tomb relief, but looks like one. Two styles of portraiture; the older man in the old-fashioned realist Republican style, the younger (who may be his son) in the idealised style of the time of Augustus or Tiberious.