9411. Roman Marble Figure of Bacchus
Ca. 1st to 2nd Century AD.
The youthful god shown standing with his weight on his left leg, his right relaxed, naked except for a goat skin draped across his slender body and falling behind him, the animal head behind his left shoulder, holding a bunch of grapes in his left hand, a tether around the tree-trunk against his left leg, presumably for an animal, now missing, set on an integral oval base. Size 29½ in (74.3cm) high. Repaired with some minor restoration at knees. Provenance: Acquired by the previous owner in Buenos Aires in the early 1970s, Ex Bonhams London sale 17822 - 28th april 2010 New Bond street - 136
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