Lot 8C View Catalog
Egypt, Late period, ca. 700 to 30 BC. Squared section of light colored limestone showing a full figure of the striding Osiris at left. He wears the crown of Upper Egypt, a knee-length kilt and extends his graceful hands towards Isis at right. She wields a thin staff and wears a sun disc crown. One leg and left arm are obliterated. Background shows a grid pattern from which to follow the strict cannon of proportion famous in Egyptian art. 14-3/4"H x 12-1/2"W + custom lucite mount.
Provenance: Ex-private NYC collection.
The starting price is the price at which the item can sell.
|Estimate||$15,000 – $20,000|