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LOT 0577

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GBP (£) 100 - 140
EUR (€) 120 - 160
USD ($) 140 - 190

Bid History: 6   |   Current bid: £30

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Bid History: 6   |   Current bid: £30

Greek Seated Lady Statuette

6th-5th century BC

A terracotta figurine of a woman in seated pose; the head modelled in the round with diadem and head-covering, full-length robe with pigment remaining, rounded chair shoulders and scooped seat; possibly Boetian; mounted on a custom-made stand. 292 grams total, 14cm including stand (5 1/2"). Fair condition, repaired. [No Reserve]

Provenance
Acquired for the ‘Buckingham Collection’ by the late Nik Douglas (1944-2012), renowned author, curator and Asian art expert; the collection formed from the early 1960s to early 1970s.

Literature
See Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accession number 1980.303.5.