3 June 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 25,000
Estimate USD 25,000 - USD 35,000
A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF A GODDESS OR NYMPH
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C.-1ST CENTURY A.D.
Turned to her left, her oval face with bow-shaped lips and a small chin, the lidded eyes unarticulated, her arching brows merging with the slender nose, her wavy hair center parted and bound in a band, with a large double top-knot and a chignon at the nape of her neck
10¼ in. (26 cm.) high
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Swiss Private Collection, 1970.
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