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Statuette of a Venus
Statuette of a Venus - Ancient Art Style
Ref : 81199
65 000 €
Period :
BC to 10th century
Medium :
Bronze
Dimensions :
l. 2.76 inch X H. 9.65 inch
Ancient Art  - Statuette of a Venus
Galerie David Ghezelbash

Ancien Art & Antiquities


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Statuette of a Venus

Bronze statuette representing a Venus standing on her left leg, her right leg slightly bent. Both arms are missing. The details are finely sculpted, the modeling is subtle. The goddess is wearing a tiara. The statuette is
heightened by a small cylindric base.

Roman art, 1st-2nd century AD

Provenance:
Formerly in the French private collection, acquired at gallery Jean-Philippe Mariaud de Serres, in the 1990s.

Bibliography :
A. De Ridder, Catalogue Collection De Clercq, Les bronzes, Tome III, Editeur Ernest Leroux, Pairs, 1905, figure 43, planche VIII; figure 106, planche XXI and figure 114, planche XXIII.
Salomon Reinach, Répertoire de la statuaire grecque et romaine, Tome II, volume I, Editeur Ernest Leroux, Paris, 1908, p. 361.
Salomon Reinach, Répertoire de la statuaire grecque et romaine, Tome IV, Editeur Ernest Leroux, Paris, 1908, p. 211 and p. 213.

Galerie David Ghezelbash

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Ancient Art