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    Sale 5399

    Antiquities

    30 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 102

    TWO GREEK TERRACOTTA STANDING FEMALE STATUETTES

    3RD CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    TWO GREEK TERRACOTTA STANDING FEMALE STATUETTES
    3RD CENTURY B.C.
    Both youthful figures looking downwards, one wearing veil and elaborately folded drapery; the other a young girl, standing on rectangular base holding bag in extended left hand, both hollow-moulded with traces of pigment
    6¾ in. (17.1 cm.) and 5¼ in. (13.5 cm.) high respectively (2)


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    Provenance

    Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein; acquired by Prince Johann II (1840-1929) in the late 19th/early 20th Century.