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Lot 1821 - S19 Dr Sylvia Legrain Collection - Wednesday, 20. September 2023, 10.00 AM

ANTEFIX AS A WOMAN'S HEAD

Etruscan, late 4th - early 3rd century B.C.
Terracotta with remains of paintwork. Depiction of a noble woman with her hair parted in the middle. Tiara with discs, and wrapped with a veil. On a later plinth.
H without plinth 19 cm.

Various chips. Repair to the nose. Retouches.

Provenance:
- Ariadne Galleries, New York, 1986.
- Private collection, New York.
- Christie's New York, December 11, 2009, Lot No. 132.
- Triple Gallery, Bremgarten bei Bern, 5 January 2010.

With an expert opinion by Prof. em. Dr. Dietrich Willers (Berne, 30 December 2009).


CHF 4 000 / 7 000 | (€ 4 120 / 7 220)

Sold for CHF 5 625 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.