Ancient Sculpture and Works of Art

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Property from the Collection of Alan E. and Marianne Schwartz

A Roman Bronze Figure of Artemis, circa 1st/2nd Century A.D.

Lot Closed

July 5, 02:09 PM GMT

Estimate

2,500 - 3,500 GBP

Lot Details

Description

A Roman Bronze Figure of Artemis

circa 1st/2nd Century A.D.


standing with the weight on her left leg, her head turned to her left, and reaching for an arrow from her quiver, wearing hunting boots and a short chiton, her hair parted in the center and bound in a chignon at the nape of her neck.

Height 8.5 cm.

private collection, Vienna

Jean-David Cahn, Basel

Alan and Marianne Schwartz, Michigan, acquired from the above on March 10th, 2001

then by descent to the present owner

For a related example in Lyon see "Artemis/Diana," LIMC, vol. II, 1984, p. 814, no. 85 (https://collections.mba-lyon.fr/en/notice/a-1923-diane-chasseresse-51857dd1-d98e-4997-bc51-6eea3dbb0dd7).