London, South Kensington
15 May 2002
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
A ROMAN MARBLE IDEALISED MALE HEAD
1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
Wearing a fillet bound twice around the thick curling hair, lips slightly parted with almond-shaped unarticulated eyes, square socket at nape of neck with iron residue, mounted
10 in. (25.4 cm.) high
Sold Sotheby's London, 12 December 1988, lot 136.
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Christie’s specialists discuss Haring, Banksy and Stik, and how to bring the street into the home
Offered on 6 December in London, Anthony van Dyck’s Portrait of Princess Mary, Daughter of King Charles I of England