A Hellenistic marble figure of a youth
Circa 2nd-1st Century B.C.
With a lean body and finely carved musculature, standing with his torso twisting slightly to the left, the weight on his left leg, the right leg relaxed, his arms raised above his head, tresses of hair falling at his shoulders and back, 12in (30.5cm) high, mounted
- Please note that the online description for this lot should read 'A Roman marble figure of a youth. Circa 1st Century A.D.'.
This lot was exhibited at the Antikenmuseum Basel from 31 July 1986 - 8 June 1991. Prior to this it was with Bruce and Ingrid McAlpine in the 1980s.