Description & Technical information

Egyptian, 19th dynasty

Date:  1290-1213 BC
Period:  Antiquity
Origin:  Egypt
Medium: Golden brown quartzite
Dimensions: 31 x 18 x 24 cm (12¹/₄ x 7¹/₈ x 9¹/₂ inches)
Provenance: Kelekian Art Gallery (667 Madison Avenue, New York), acquired in 1969.
Sold the 20 September 1973 to Mrs Cynthia Woods, Santa Barbara.
Then in the collections of a private Californian philanthropic foundation, as sold at Sotheby’s, New York on 12 June 1993, lot 42.
Then in Mr and Mrs Halkedis’ Thalassic Collection, New York.

Literature: - Sotheby’s catalogue, New York, 12 June 1993, lot 42.
- P. Lacovara & Betsy Teasley Trope (Ed.), The Collector’s Eye: Masterpieces of Egyptian Art from the Thalassic Collection, Ltd., Michael C. Carlos Museum, Emory University, Atlanta, 2001, cat. no. 15.
- Published in our catalogue "Sculpture".

Categories: Classical & Egyptian antiquities