An Egyptian Fayum portrait

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Lot 111
An Egyptian Fayum portrait

£ 3,000 - 4,000
US$ 4,200 - 5,500
An Egyptian Fayum portrait
Roman Period, circa 2nd Century A.D.
Painted on wood, probably lime, depicting a female bust, her wavy brown hair centrally-parted, with brown curving brows above green eyes, a gold necklace with spherical pendants around her neck, the earrings matching, 13½in (34.3cm) high, with some repainting, mounted in a frame

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Acquired recently at an English country auction.
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