Three Classical terracottas
Lot 257*
Three Classical terracottas 3
Sold for £650 (US$ 1,092) inc. premium
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Three Classical terracottas
Circa 5th-4th Century B.C.
A figure of a young man standing nude ona raised integral base, white slip with pink coloured flesh, a himation draped on the shoulders; a draped figure of a goddess, Boeotia; and a terracotta of a seated nude youth, 5¾in-9in (15cm-23cm) high (3)

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  • Provenance:
    Joseph Klein Collection, formed in New York between 1941 and 1980. Thence by descent.

    Literature:
    For the type of standing male figure cf. R.A. Higgins, Catalogue of the Terracottas in the Department of Greek and Roman Antiquities, British Museum, Vol. I, Greek 730-330 B.C., (London 1969), pl. 114, fig. 825.
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