Hellenistic Bronze Statuette of a Striding Bull

Culture: Greek
Period: 2nd century B.C.
Material: Bronze
Dimensions: 5 cm long
Price: Sold
Ref: 2241
Provenance: From the private collection of the famous French composer Jean Prodromides (1927-2016).
Condition: Intact
Description: Small bronze statuette depicting a bull in a striding pose. The head slightly raised, the neck round hanging down, musculature and backbone worked out. The eyes punctiformly contrasted, the mouth almost formed to a smile. The long tail hangs vertically and is adjutant to the hind legs. Mounted.