A Roman marble relief of a satyr

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Lot 220
A Roman marble bust of a satyr

£ 30,000 - 40,000
US$ 42,000 - 56,000
Amended
A Roman marble bust of a satyr
Mid 2nd Century A.D.
Protruding from a large demi-roundel, the face with chiseled features, gazing to the left, the eyes with deeply drilled pupils, the thick hair swept back from the face and dressed with a foliate wreath, with long pointed ears beneath, wearing a goat-skin draped across his bare chest, the legs knotted at the shoulder, 22¾in (58cm) high, 18in (45.5cm) diam, worn and chipped in places, mounted

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Ex Levy Collection, Troyes, France, acquired in the 1950s. Accompanied by a French passport.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note that this lot will be available for collection at New Bond Street until 5pm on Friday 2 May, after which it will be sent to our Relay Road premises for storage. Please note that storage charges will apply from Thursday 29 May.
A Roman marble relief of a satyr
A Roman marble bust of a satyr
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