A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF A GODDESS
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A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF A GODDESS

CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.

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A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF A GODDESS
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
Her head turned to her left, gazing upward, her softly-modelled visage with small heavy-lidded eyes beneath arching brows, her delicate mouth slightly ajar, wearing a voluted stephane, her wavy hair pulled back, parted at the center and tied in a chignon
9½ in. (24.1 cm.) high
Provenance
Said to be from Ampurias.
The Conde de las Almenas; American Art Association, New York, 8-15 January 1927, lot 35.
The Ercole Canessa Collection; American Art Association, New York, 29 March 1930, lot 107.
The Polimeni Collection; Christie's, New York, 18 December 1996, lot 139.

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