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    Sale 2056

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    9 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 147

    A ROMAN MARBLE DRAPED FEMALE TORSO

    CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.

    Price Realised  

    A ROMAN MARBLE DRAPED FEMALE TORSO
    CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
    Sculpted wearing a belted tunic with an overfold, the V-shaped collar with corresponding folds at her chest, the drapery clinging to her breasts, a mantle draped over her left shoulder and descending across her back, vertical folds along her back, a horizontal gathering of folds across her hips
    14¾ in. (37.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    French Private Collection, 1985.