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    Sale 2056

    ANTIQUITIES

    9 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 121

    A GREEK MARBLE GODDESS

    HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 2ND CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    A GREEK MARBLE GODDESS
    HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 2ND CENTURY B.C.
    Standing with her weight on her left leg, her right bent at the knee, wearing a high-belted floor-length chiton and a voluminous himation over her shoulders and around her waist and legs, with a vertical mass of drapery falling from her lowered left arm
    13 5/8 in. (34.6 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    European Family Collection, 1970s.