• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 993

    A BRONZE FIGURE OF PRIAPUS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BRONZE FIGURE OF PRIAPUS
    HIS LEGS IN THE SHAPE OF A HERM
    20.6 CM. HIGH


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    Provenance

    REPUTEDLY FOUND IN NIJMEGEN.


    Exhibited

    ROTTERDAM, HISTORISCH MUSEUM, BEZETEN BEZIT, KEUZETENTOONSTELLING UIT DE VERZAMELING VAN MEVROUW W.G. ELIAS-VAES TE ROTTERDAM, EXHIBITION CATALOGUE, 18 APRIL - 1 AUGUST 1970, NO. 781.