Together with Giulio Aristide Sartorio, Adolfo Apolloni was one of the most significant representatives of the Roman neoellenico movement of the century. This is one paradigmatic example of Greek Revival details in the fine chiseling and in person who remembers the perfection of the features the head of Apollo. To underline the beautiful green marble base, relevant to the sculpture. Among the positions held by Apolloni to remember that in l9l4 and l9l9-15-20 was president of the Academy of St. Luke at the same time becoming a Senator and Mayor of Rome. In 1900 he was awarded the gold medal at the International Exposition in Paris.