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Lot 101 - Auction 66



ROMAN MARBLE COMIC ACTOR STATUE
1st - 2nd century AD
height cm 52; basement cm 20 x 20
Marvellous and very rare marble statue of a seated comedian. The actor is depicted sitting upon a plain square plinth, with a slight twist of the torso by three quarters, wearing a Bacchanal mask over the face and a flower wreath; a band ring in the left hand.

PROVENANCE
Private collection, London, acquired 1960s - 1980s.


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