6 December 2007
PROPERTY FROM A CALIFORNIA COLLECTION
A ROMAN MARBLE TORSO OF VENUS
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
The goddess depicted nude, her torso twisted slightly to her left, with her weight in her left hip, the right arm raised, the left lowered, remains of a support along her lower left leg
5½ in. (14 cm.) high
with Simone de Monbrison, Paris, 1987.
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