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LOT 0671

Estimate
GBP (£) 10,000 - 14,000
EUR (€) 11,840 - 16,570
USD ($) 12,770 - 17,870

ROMAN LARGE STATUE OF VENUS AND CUPID
1ST-2ND CENTURY AD
34 1/2" (100+ kg, 88cm).

A marble statue of Venus standing on a rectangular base with peplos robe off the right shoulder, left hand holding the hem of the robe and right hand cradling the shoulder of Cupid(?), standing with wing folded to the rear wearing a simple draped garment.

PROVENANCE:
The property of a German gentleman; acquired 1980s-early 1990s.

CONDITION