26 - 27 October 2004
A HELLENISTIC TERRACOTTA COW WITH CALF
4TH-3RD CENTURY B.C.
The cow standing with head turned, with heavy dewlap and wide horns, the suckling calf crouches beneath, traces of white slip, a circular vent-hole at the back, repaired
4 in. (10.2 cm.) high
Sold Christie's London, A Fine Collection of Classical Antiquities, Part I, 10 July 1974, lot 75, pl. 21.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Animals, 1981, I, no. 159; and Noah's Ark, 1997, no. 147.
VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer's premium
The Belgian collector, antiques dealer and designer outlines what the art and objects in his library mean to him
The founder of the 1-54 art fair on giving African artists international visibility, growing up with an artist father, and building her own collection