London, South Kensington
26 April 2012
AN AMLASH TERRACOTTA STEATOPYGOUS FIGURE
CIRCA EARLY 1ST MILLENNIUM B.C.
With broad hips and short tapering legs, arms curved in front, long neck with globular head and pierced ears
7¾ in. (19.5 cm.) high
with Mathias Komor, New York, March 1962.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
+44 (0)20 7752 3002
+44 (0)20 7752 3018
+44 (0)20 7752 3219
Hollywood, Lytton Center of the Visual Arts, Collectors Choice, April 1964.
Los Angeles, Otis Art Institute of Los Angeles County, The Taste of Angels, 24 March - 8 May 1966, no. 245.
Exhibition catalogue, The Taste of Angels: the Artist in Industry Collects, Los Angeles, Otis Art Institute of Los Angeles County, 1966, no. 245.
Join our specialists for a closer look at some of the treasures we’ve offered at auction
Specialist G. Max Bernheimer explains their significance, featuring exquisite pieces from the G. Sangiorgi Collection
Insights into the enduring appeal of works that were sculpted some 5,000 years ago. Illustrated with pieces offered at Christie’s
Christie’s International Head of Antiquities on his art-dealer roots in Germany, falling in love with Rome, and why he prefers library shelves to archaeological digs
The latest updates for our sale calendar and offices worldwide
A special preview of works available for immediate purchase through Christie’s Private Sales service