Morel d'Arleux's
ystème de Lebrun
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(1 : 3)

P. 356x358mm.,

S. 590x430mm.

Plate 5

Other Heads of Antoninus and Nero


The contrastive geometrical alignment reinforces Antoninus as the model of perfect virtue.

The central figure of Antoninus takes on the inclination of the eyes of Figure C (left) in Plate 1, imposing a fierce air.