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    Sale 2174

    Antiquities

    3 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 168

    A ROMAN MARBLE DRAPED FEMALE

    CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A ROMAN MARBLE DRAPED FEMALE
    CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
    Standing with her weight on her right leg, the left knee bent, wearing a belted tunic with long overfold, thick vertical creases falling between and on either side of her legs, a mantle draped over her left shoulder, across her body and over her separately-made and now-missing left arm, perhaps pulled up as a veil and falling along her left side
    11 in. (27.9 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Private Collection, South of France, 1960.