|ROMAN BRONZE NUDE APHRODITE ANADYOMENE
Depicted as having emerged from the sea drying her hair. She stands in relaxed contraposto, her left hand raised and holding a long curl. Atop her head is a large diadem; right forearm lacking. Fine reddish-brown patina.
1st Century AD
H. 7 1/2 in. (19 cm.)
Ex Brussels private collection in 1980s; formerly collection of Andre de Clercq (1836 - 1901).