• Architectural Heritage: The Ad auction at Christies

    Sale 5458

    Architectural Heritage: The Adrian and Suzy Puddy Collection

    10 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1

    A LARGE SANDSTONE BUST OF ZEUS OF OTRICOLI

    MID-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LARGE SANDSTONE BUST OF ZEUS OF OTRICOLI
    MID-19TH CENTURY
    After the Antique, the bearded God with drapery to the left shoulder
    33 in. (84 cm.) high; 24½ in. (62 cm.) wide; 15½ in. (39 cm,) deep


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    The original Roman marble of this bust is held in the Vatican Museum, Rome and was found in Otricoli in 1775.

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