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    Sale 2174

    Antiquities

    3 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 147

    A GREEK MARBLE DRAPED FEMALE

    HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 2ND CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GREEK MARBLE DRAPED FEMALE
    HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 2ND CENTURY B.C.
    Standing on an integral plinth, her weight on her left leg, her right bent at the knee, her sandaled feet emerging from below the hem of her drapery, wearing a long pleated chiton with overfold, forming a V-neck collar, with a himation wrapped around her back and over her left shoulder, her separately-made left arm now missing, her hair falling to her shoulders at the back as a single wavy mass, tresses coming forward on either side
    27 in. (68.6 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    European Family Collection, 1980.