London, South Kensington
7 October 2010
A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF APHRODITE
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
Her oval face with full parted lips, eyes drilled at the inner corner, wavy hair parted in the centre and swept back in thick tresses, bound at the nape into a chignon, mounted
7½ in. (19 cm.) high
Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, New York, 12 June 2001, lot 27.
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Art of the Ancient World, 2002, no. 4.
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