|ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF APHRODITE
The goddess of erotic love, her head turned slightly to her left, her hair swept back, arranged in a chignon and top knot and bound with a diadem.
1st-2nd Century AD
H. 11 3/8 in. (29 cm.)
Ex collection of Michel Gaud, Saint Tropez, France, acquired in the early 1980s.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2014, no. 15.