Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. [not numbered]
The colossal figure is that of AMENOPHIS III, KING of EGYPT, about 1500 B.C. The original, of granite, is in the British Museum. The placid, benevolent expression is characteristic art. He was the Memnon of the Greeks. [P. 13.]
Museum of Fine Arts. Second Catalogue of the Collection of Ancient and Modern Works of Art Given or Loaned to the Trustees. Boston: Alfred Mudge & Son, Printers, 34 School Street. 1876.