8 June 2004
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TWO ROMAN BRONZE FIGURES
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY B.C.-2ND CENTURY A.D.
Including a nude figure crouching on his right knee on an integral plinth, his right hand resting on the plinth, his left hand resting on his bent left knee, his head tilted back, with an enormous phallus protruding from the center of his back; and a Harpokrates, the youthful deity depicted nude with characteristic side lock, his phallus resting on the large stylized phallus upon which he is seated, his right forefinger raised to his lips, holding a vessel in his left hand
Crouching figure: 2¼ in. (3.1 cm.) high (2)
Harpokrates: with George Zachos.
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THE HADDAD COLLECTION OF ANCIENT EROTIC ART, PART II
The watch that flew to the moon with NASA’s astronauts — a rare commemorative version of which is offered online, 24 April to 8 May
This monumental, square-format work is a major highlight of Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale on 20 June in London