A Roman Marble Head of a Muse, circa 2nd Century A.D.
turned slightly to her right, her face with almond-shaped eyes, her wavy hair parted in the center, tied in a chignon at the back, and surmounted by a laurel wreath; no restorations.
Height 19 cm.
Léon Rodriguez-Ely (1924-1973), Marseille, acquired in the 1950s (Christie's, Paris, May 6th, 2015, no. 40, illus.)