|IMPORTANT ROMAN LARGE BRONZE NUDE TORSO OF APHRODITE
Removing her sandal, wearing large twisted armbands. Pierced for inserts on belly. Large bronze nude Aphrodites are very rare.
Fine grayish-green patina.
Ex Basel collection; Patricia Kluge collection, Charlottesville, Virginia, acquired from Royal-Athena in 1990.
1st-2nd Century AD
H. 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm.)
Art of the Ancient World, 2011, no. 47
FULL-SCREEN FLASH SLIDESHOW