Oud-Romeins Terracotta Groep bestaande uit een herder en zijn ezel - 1e / 2e eeuw na Christus - Zeldzame iconografie - 12.5×6.3×4.5 cm

Omschrijving
Oud-Romeins Terracotta Groep bestaande uit een herder en zijn ezel - 1e / 2e eeuw na Christus - Zeldzame iconografie - 12.5×6.3×4.5 cm
1er / 2ème siècle après J.-C. - Italië

TERRACOTTA SET COMPOSED OF A SHEPHERD AND HIS DONKEY
Elegant Roman terracotta statuette of a young shepherd. He is shown wearing a short tunic falling above the knee. He is carrying a waist bag. Her long curly hair falls on his shoulders.
He is shown from the front, his head slightly tilted and his chest leaning back, resting on his donkey. The donkey stands upright, on the side, head turned to the left.
This set depicts a natural scene of everyday life.
The sculpture is modelled in relief. The lines are fine, the details are precise. The young shepherd's face is expressive.
Roman Empire, Western Mediterranean, around the 2nd century A.D.
Height 12.5 cm - width 6.3 cm - Beige terracotta. In perfectly preserved condition - no restorations

Information regarding the origin:
Acquired on October 30, 2019 in France, from: CM Auction, No. 102
Origin: Famous collection - Joseph Altounian (1890-1954) - many works that are now in the greatest museums of the world passed through his hands.

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Kavelgegevens
Cultuur
Oud-Romeins
Materiaal
Terracotta
Object
Groep bestaande uit een herder en zijn ezel - 1e / 2e eeuw na Christus - Zeldzame iconografie
Afmetingen
12,5×6,3×4,5 cm
Eeuw / Periode
1er / 2ème siècle après J.-C.
Oorsprong
Italië
Staat
Perfecte staat, zie foto
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