Lot 71: Roman Bust of Silenus
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1st century BC-1st century AD. A bronze bust of Silenus with fleshy features, thin beard spread over a thick mantle; mounted on a custom-made stand. Cf. Rolland, H. Bronzes Antiques de Haute Provence, Paris, 1965, item 474. 130 grams, 69mm including stand (2 3/4"). Property of an Essex collector; acquired on the European art market.
Condition Report: Very fine condition.