A Hellenistic bronze figure of Eros
Lot 107
A Hellenistic bronze figure of Eros
Sold for £27,500 (US$ 46,222) inc. premium
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A Hellenistic bronze figure of Eros A Hellenistic bronze figure of Eros A Hellenistic bronze figure of Eros
Lot Details
A Hellenistic bronze figure of Eros
Circa 1st Century B.C.
The youthful nude god depicted standing with his weight on his right leg, his wings stretched out behind him, his long hair centrally-parted and tied in a top-knot, his right arm outstretched with the left lowered and bent at the elbow to hold attributes now missing, 7¼in (18.4cm) high, mounted

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    English private collection.
    Christie's New York, 5-6 Dec 2001, lot 387.
    The Estate of Mathilda Goldman (d. 2001). Mathilda and Charles Goldman (d. 1966) were founders of the Israel Museum, benefactors of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and patrons of the Goldman-Schwartz Art Studios at Brandeis University.
    With Mathias Komor (d. 1984), New York.
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