16 June 2006
This lot is offered without a reserve
A GREEK TERRACOTTA SATYR
CLASSICAL PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH CENTURY B.C.
Depicted nude, seated with his legs positioned to his right, his right hand resting on his knee, with a bald pate, arching brows, a rounded nose and a full beard and moustache, taking a bite from a large cut of meat that he holds in his left hand, preserving traces of red and blue pigment over white
2¼ in. (5.7 cm.) long
European Private Collection, 1988.
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