Galerie Günter Puhze
Ancient Art

Object: 3147

Calf

Boeotian, ca. 550 BC

Terracotta brown glaze. Left hind leg glued, otherwise well preserved. Figurine of a calf with long legs, slim body, raised head and his tail on the back.                                                               

Published:

Catalogue Sotheby´s London, 13th and 14th December 1990, no. 174

Catalogue Kunst der Antike 9, Freiburg im Breisgau 1991, no. 108

A. S. Walker (ed.) – Animals in Ancient Art from the Leo Mildenberg Collection, Part III, Mainz 1996, no. 275

 

Collection Erlenmeyer, formed between 1943 and early 1960s.   

Collection Mildenberg (1914 – 2001).        

H 9,5 cm

Price € 1.900