|HELLENISTIC BRONZE NUDE APOLLO
standing and holding patera in his right hand,
quiver slung on his back; executed in a Severizing style
based on Greek sculpture of ca. 480 BC.
Repaired at right wrist, mid left arm and right ankle.
Left forearm reattached.
Ca. 2nd-1st Century BC
H. 3 1/8” (7.9 cm.)
Acquired by Royal-Athena Galleries in April 1983 from Galerie Samarcande, Paris; B.H. collection,
acquired by Royal-Athena Galleries in July 1997;
B.J. collection, New York, acquired from Royal-Athena
in June 2005.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, Vol. IV (1985), no. 146
Exhibited: Picker Art Gallery, Colgate University,
Hamilton, NY 1990-1997.