Dominique Thirion Ars Antiqua

Dominique Thirion

Thirion_1

Oscillum.
Terracotta. Diameter 28,5 cm.
Svoronos pl. XVII,10.
Moulded in high relief with two busts of a facing couple emerging from a crown of ancanthus leaves, wearing wreaths of ivy leaves in their long curly hair. The woman on the left wearing a himation with vertical folds draped over her shoulder.
Circa 3rd century B.C. Canosa (Apulia, Magna Graecia).
From the private collection N.K. (Geneva, Switzerland), acquired prior to 1965 and thence by descent.

Exhibiting at

Dominique Thirion
Rue des Minimes 35/12

Dominique Thirion

Rue des Minimes 35 – 1000 Brussels – Belgium
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