Thursday, September 29, 2016

Christie's to Offer Antiquities From the Toledo Museum of Art

A Cypriot Limestone Head of a Male Votary circa 500-450 B.C. 13 ⅞ in. (34.2 cm.) high. Estimate: $20,000-30,000. © Christie’s Images Limited 2016.
On October 25, Christie's Antiquities sale will offer 24 works from the Property from The Toledo Museum of Art, sold to benefit the acquisitions fund. The collection features a selection of works from across ancient Greece, Rome, Near East, and Egypt with highlights including a Cypriot limestone head of a male votary to an Egyptian bronze cat. In addition, Christie’s Online Auction will offer additional 40 works from The Toledo Museum of Art from October 19-26. [link]