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    Sale 7586

    West ~ East - The Niall Hobhouse Collection

    22 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 244

    A ROMAN MARBLE TORSO OF ARTEMIS

    CIRCA 1ST CENTURY AD

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A ROMAN MARBLE TORSO OF ARTEMIS
    CIRCA 1ST CENTURY AD
    The goddess wearing a chiton, with quiver on her back, running forwards, right leg in front, with her himation billowing, her right arm extended, on a later plinth
    13¾ in. (35.1 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Originally acquired in New York, 1950s-1960s.
    Later bequeathed to the present owner.