A Roman Marble Head of Apollo, circa 1st Century A.D.
turned to his right, his youthful face with bow-shaped lips and straight nose, his centrally parted hair radiating from the crown, bound in a fillet, brushed up over the temples and ears, and surmounted by a laurel wreath, no restoration.
Height 12.7 cm.
Hatchik Sevadjian, Paris (Sotheby’s, London, May 20th-21st, 1930, no. 417 [part], pl. VIII, unsold)
by descent to the present owner
Sotheby's, London, July 9th-10th, 1984, no. 288, illus.
Sotheby's, London, November 29th, 2017, no. 37, illus.