Lot 52

A large bronze leg of Pan, 2nd century A.D.

Works of Art, Antiquities, Asian and Russian Art | A94kua | Live auction | 479 Lots

Description

Large bronze leg with hoof worked out in high quality. From a round opening with two volutes on the sides the thigh sets in, slightly bent forward and broadly ribbed. The knee is stretched backwards, tendons and muscles are well worked out. At the bottom a central, broadly notched hoof. The leg is hollow inside and served as foot of a Roman imperial seating furniture. Mounted. Except for one small chip on the thigh intact. Height 16.5 cm.

Provenance: French private collection, acquired in a French auction house.

Condition: II + Questions about the lot?

General Information

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