Ancient Sculpture and Works of Art Part I
Live Auction: 6 December 2022 • 2:30 PM GMT • London

Ancient Sculpture and Works of Art Part I 6 December 2022 • 2:30 PM GMT • London

S otheby’s is delighted to have a live auction of Ancient Sculpture and Works of Art occurring at our New Bond Street office on 6 December. This Part I sale is led by two sculptures reflective of great rulers from antiquity: an Assyrian Gypsum Alabaster Foundation Plaque commissioned by the storied Assyrian King Tukulti Ninurta I (circa 1233-1197 B.C.) along with a striking Roman Marble Portrait Bust of the Emperor Antoninus Pius from the Berkeley Collection at Spetchley Park.

Joining these important works are a diverse group of Egyptian sculptures in stone, faience and bronze, along with an array of Greek vases from the collection of a gentleman.

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The Property of a Gentleman

A wonderfully diverse group of antiquities belonging to one private collector is featured throughout the sale, including Egyptian funerary works, Greek and south Italian pottery and Roman marble sculpture.

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