8 June 2004
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF TARA COLBURN
to be sold for the benefit of the Los Angeles Opera and other charities
AN ETRUSCAN TERRACOTTA VOTIVE MALE HEAD
CIRCA 4TH CENTURY B.C.
Mold-made, with a straight nose and dimpled chin, his hair a mass of wavy locks, a mantle pulled up over the back of his head, his lidded almond-shaped eyes articulated beneath modelled brows, his fleshy lips slightly parted
9 5/8 in. (24.4 cm.) high
with M. Simotti-Rocchi, Antichità Archeologia, Rome.
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