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Draped goddess from "a distinguished private collection"

Goddess from Schinoussa ArchiveSource: Dr Christos Tsirogiannis Christie's is due to be auctioning a 'Roman marble draped goddess' in their auction at the Rockefeller Plaza, New York on 25 October 2016 (lot 92). It is recorded as the "property from a distinguished private collection". The collecting history ("provenance") is provided as: "with Perpitch Gallery, Paris"; and acquired from there by the current owner "prior to 1991".
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