3 June 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 37,500
Estimate USD 20,000 - USD 30,000
A ROMAN MARBLE VENUS
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
Depicted nude, standing with her weight on her right leg, the left extended slightly forward, her shoulders tilted to the right, with a narrow waist and rounded abdomen, her right arm lowered and joined to her hip by a strut, the separately-made left arm now missing, tresses of hair falling onto her shoulders
10 3/8 in. (26.4 cm.) high
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