9 December 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 20,000
Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000
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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European Family Collection, 1970s.
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