Lot 2522: A Roman erote in a biga drawn by big cats, Roman marble relief, 2nd half of the 2nd century
October 26, 2016
Munich, Bavaria, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Probably a fragment from a sarcophagus. Relief of an erote with a typical boy's hairstyle in a biga drawn by big cats. His head turned back. Biga and paw of one big cat existent. Losses in the chest area of the erote. Arms and left leg missing. Remaining height without base 78 cm, width 62 cm. South German private collection, purchased in the early 1980s from an art dealer.
Condition Report: III +
Notes: Römisches Reich