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    Exhibition - Antinous: The Emperor's Beloved

    Presented by at San Antonio Museum of Art

    September 1 - November 26, 2017

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    Exhibition - Antinous: The Emperor's Beloved

    Antinous: The Emperor's Beloved focuses on the beautiful youth, beloved of the Roman Emperor Hadrian, and the unexpected discovery in 2011 of traces of gilding on his marble portrait in the Museum's collection. The exhibition explores our behind-the-scenes research and the story of Antinous. 

     

    Image Caption: Head of Antinous as Dionysos, Roman, A.D. 130-138, Marble, h. 15 in. (38.1 cm), San Antonio Museum of Art, gift of Gilbert M. Denman, Jr. Photography by Peggy Tenison.


    San Antonio Museum of Art

    200 W. Jones Ave.
    San Antonio, TX 78215

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    10 a.m.-5 p.m.



    Phone: 210-978-8100

    Parking: personal vehicle


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