Imperial Roman Bronze Statue of Draped Venus
holding a pomegranate, on original base.
2nd - 3rd Centuries AD
Height: 21.6 cm. (8 1/2 in.)
ex: Private collection, 1997.
Published: Antiquarium Ltd.; Women in Ancient Art (New York, 1997) (front & back covers)
Comparandum:Kozloff, A & Mitten, D; The Gods Delight. The Human Figure in Classical Bronze (Cleveland, 1988) no.65Oliver, Andrew ; Silver for the Gods. 800 Years of Greek & Roman Silver (Toldeo, 1977) no.103Museum of Fine Arts, Boston acc. no. 1994.352