Lot 135

A GREEK MARBLE HEAD OF A LION Circa 4th Century B.C. Naturalistically carved, the lion is depicted growling, with a wrinkled muzzle, furrowed brow and bared teeth, with almond-shaped eyes and a stylised mane, 8.7cm high, 13.3cm high inc. mount,  Provenance: Private English collection, acquired from the collector C.J. Martin; English private collection acquired in 2010 on the London art market.

Estimate: £200-£300