A Greek marble head of a youth
Lot 36*
A Greek marble head of a youth
Sold for £6,875 (US$ 11,548) inc. premium
Auction Details
A Greek marble head of a youth
Lot Details
A Greek marble head of a youth
Circa 4th Century B.C.
Probably from a grave stele, with luxurious wavy hair falling over the forehead, the almond-shaped eyes with defined lids and slightly parted lips, 5in (13cm) high, mounted

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  • Provenance:
    Canadian private collection, acquired in the late 1970s.
    Edward J. Smith Collection, Weehawken, New Jersey, USA.
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