Ancient Sculpture and Works of Art

Ancient Sculpture and Works of Art

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A Fragmentary Roman Marble Torso of a Youth, circa 1st/2nd Century A.D.

Lot Closed

July 5, 01:16 PM GMT

Estimate

15,000 - 20,000 GBP

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A Fragmentary Roman Marble Torso of a Youth

circa 1st/2nd Century A.D.


standing with the weight on his right leg, remains of a strut on the left hip; no restorations.

Height 26.5 cm.

Il Faunetto, 90 Via Margutta, Rome
Carter Burden (1941-1996), New York, acquired from the above on August 4th, 1964
Henry Koehler (1921-), New York, acquired from the above
Stair Galleries, Hudson, New York, September 22nd, 2021, no. 65
acquired by the present owner at the above sale
The statue from which the present fragment originates could have been an example of the Leyden Pan type. Two other examples are in the British Museum: https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection/object/G_1805-0703-28; https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection/object/G_1805-0703-29).