PROPERTY FROM AN AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTION
A ROMAN MARBLE FEMALE HEAD
CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D.
From a relief, her youthful oval face with a creased pointed chin, the convex almond-shaped eyes with thick lids, the inner canthi drilled, her softly-arching brows sharply delineated, the small mouth with fleshy lips indented at the corners, her wavy hair parted at the center and rolled back at the sides
5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm.) high
with Charles Ede, London, 1992.