View 1 of Lot 83. A Roman Marble Figure of a Nymph holding a Shell , circa 2nd Century A.D..
View 1 of Lot 83. A Roman Marble Figure of a Nymph holding a Shell , circa 2nd Century A.D..
83

A Roman Marble Figure of a Nymph holding a Shell , circa 2nd Century A.D.

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 GBP

A Roman Marble Figure of a Nymph holding a Shell , circa 2nd Century A.D.

A Roman Marble Figure of a Nymph holding a Shell , circa 2nd Century A.D.

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 GBP

Lot sold:

11,340

GBP

A Roman Marble Figure of a Nymph holding a Shell

circa 2nd Century A.D.


standing with the weight on her right leg, holding a fragmentary shell or bowl in front of her, and wearing a himation draped around her legs; no restorations.

Height 57 cm.

Hôtel des Ventes Victor Hugo, Dijon, October 11th, 2014, lot 23, illus.
For related figures see LIMC, vol. 8, p. 893, nos. 13-9, pl. 586f.