Faces of the Past: Ancient Sculpture from the Collection of Dr. Anton Pestalozzi - Part 2

Christie's
London

Date of the auction: 04.12.2019

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A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT BUST OF GERMANICUS

A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT BUST OF GERMANICUS JULIO-CLAUDIAN PERIOD, CIRCA EARLY 1ST CENTURY A.D. 17 ¼ in. (43.7 cm.) high Provenance Dr. Arnold C. Klebs (1870-1943), Geneva, acquired by 1935. Auktionen , Galerie Koller, Zurich, 5-21 November 1974, lot 3839. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915-2007), Zurich

Lot #: 303

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT BUST OF THE EMPEROR HADRIAN

A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT BUST OF THE EMPEROR HADRIAN HADRIANIC PERIOD, REIGN 117-138 A.D. 28 1/8 in. (71.5 cm.) high Provenance Private collection, Switzerland. The Property of a Swiss Collector; Antiquities, Sotheby's, London, 10 December 1996, lot 163 (unsold). Property from a Swiss Private

Lot #: 309

Estimate: £500,000 - £800,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF JULIUS CAESAR

A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF JULIUS CAESAR AUGUSTAN PERIOD, CIRCA LATE 1ST CENTURY B.C.-EARLY 1ST CENTURY A.D. 15 in. (38.3 cm.) high Provenance Dr. Ludwig Burchard (1886-1960), Mainz and London, acquired by 1960; thence by descent. Property from the Collection of the Late Dr. Ludwig Burchard

Lot #: 302

Estimate: £400,000 - £600,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF THE EMPRESS JULIA DOMNA

A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF THE EMPRESS JULIA DOMNA SEVERAN PERIOD, CIRCA EARLY 3RD CENTURY A.D. 12 ½ in. (31.7 cm.) high Provenance French art market. Antiquities , Christie’s, London, 5 October 2000, lot 241. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915-2007), Zurich, acquired from the above; thence by descent

Lot #: 316

Estimate: £60,000 - £80,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF THE EMPEROR NERO

A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF THE EMPEROR NERO JULIO-CLAUDIAN PERIOD, REIGN 41-54 A.D. 12 ¾ in. (32.5 cm.) high Provenance with Giorgio Fallani, Rome. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi, Zurich, acquired from the above, 1972; thence by descent to the current owner

Lot #: 304

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF THE EMPEROR TITUS

A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF THE EMPEROR TITUS FLAVIAN PERIOD, REIGN 79-81 A.D. 12 in. (30.5 cm.) high Provenance with Fortuna, Galerie für alte Kunst, Basel ( Antikenkatalog 10, no. 1). Dr. Anton Pestalozzi, Zurich, acquired from the above, 1987; thence by descent to the current owner

Lot #: 307

Estimate: £100,000 - £150,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A GREEK MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF A WOMAN

A GREEK MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF A WOMAN HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA MID-3RD CENTURY B.C. 11 in. (28.2 cm.) high Provenance with Freddie Küng Antiquitäten, Lucerne. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915-2007), Zurich, acquired from the above, 1972; thence by descent to the current owner

Lot #: 301

Estimate: £50,000 - £70,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF A WOMAN

A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF A WOMAN JULIO-CLAUDIAN PERIOD, CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D. 11 in. (28 cm.) high Provenance with La Reine Margot, Paris. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915-2007), Zurich, acquired from the above, 1977; thence by descent to the current owner

Lot #: 305

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF A MAN

A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF A MAN JULIO-CLAUDIAN PERIOD, CIRCA 1ST CENTURY A.D. 10 in. (25.5 cm.) high Provenance U. Bardini Collection, Florence. with Donati, Arte Classica, Lugano. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915-2007), Zurich, acquired from the above, 1989; thence by descent to the current owner

Lot #: 306

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT BUST OF THE EMPEROR TRAJAN

A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT BUST OF THE EMPEROR TRAJAN TRAJANIC PERIOD, REIGN 98-117 A.D. 12 ¼ in. (30 cm.) high Provenance with Donati Arte Classica, Lugano. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi, Zurich, acquired from the above, 1983; thence by descent to the current owner

Lot #: 308

Estimate: £80,000 - £120,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT OF MARCUS AURELIUS AS CROWN PRINCE

A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT OF MARCUS AURELIUS AS CROWN PRINCE ANTONINE PERIOD, CIRCA 144-161 A.D. 12 in. (30.5 cm.) high Provenance Antiquities, Sotheby's, London, 8 July 1993, lot 180. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915-2007), Zurich, acquired from the above; thence by descent to the current owner

Lot #: 310

Estimate: £150,000 - £250,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF THE EMPRESS FAUSTINA MINOR

A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF THE EMPRESS FAUSTINA MINOR ANTONINE PERIOD, CIRCA LATE 2ND CENTRY A.D. 9 ½ in. (24.2 cm.) high Provenance with Galerie Arete, Zurich. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915-2007), Zurich, acquired from the above, 1973; thence by descent to the current owner

Lot #: 311

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF A BOY

A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF A BOY ANTONINE PERIOD, CIRCA LATE 2ND CENTURY A.D. 8 ¼ in. (21 cm.) high Provenance Art market, 1978. Antiquities , Sotheby’s, New York, 14 December 1993, lot 94. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915-2007), Zurich, acquired from the above; thence by decent to the current owner

Lot #: 312

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF A MAN

A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF A MAN ANTONINE PERIOD, CIRCA MID-2ND CENTURY A.D. 10 ¾ in. (25.4 cm.) high Provenance London art market. Antiquities , Sotheby's, New York, 7 December 2001, lot 120. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915-2007), Zurich, acquired from the above; thence by descent to the current

Lot #: 313

Estimate: £60,000 - £80,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF A WOMAN

A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF A WOMAN ANTONINE PERIOD, CIRCA MID-2ND CENTURY A.D. 12 3/8 in. (31.4 cm) Provenance Ms. M Phillips, U.S., acquired at an estate sale prior to 2001. Property of Ms. M. Phillips; Antiquities, Christie's, New York, December 2001, lot 624 and 12 June 2002, lot 116

Lot #: 314

Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF A WOMAN

A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF A WOMAN LATE ANTONINE TO EARLY SEVERAN PERIOD, CIRCA LATE 2ND-EARLY 3RD CENTURY A.D. 13 in. (33 cm.) high Provenance with Royal-Athena Galleries, New York. James (1913-1990) and Marilynn (1925-2019) Alsdorf, Chicago, acquired from the above, 1966. Antiquities

Lot #: 315

Estimate: £40,000 - £60,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF A MAN

A ROMAN MARBLE PORTRAIT HEAD OF A MAN ANTONINE PERIOD, CIRCA MID-2ND CENTURY A.D. 8 ¼ in. (21 cm.) high Provenance with Donati, Arte Classica, Lugano. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915-2007), Zurich, acquired from the above, 1990; thence by descent to the current owner

Lot #: 317

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF A MAN

A ROMAN MARBLE HEAD OF A MAN EASTERN EMPIRE, CIRCA 2ND CENTURY A.D. 7 ½ in. (19 cm.) high Provenance with Giorgio Fallani, Rome. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915-2007), Zurich, acquired from the above, 1974; thence by descent to the current owner

Lot #: 318

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A GREEK TERRACOTTA FIGURE OF APHRODITE ANADYOMENE

A GREEK TERRACOTTA FIGURE OF APHRODITE ANADYOMENE CIRCA 2ND CENTURY B.C. 15 ¼ in. (38.7 cm.) high Provenance with Galerie Arete, Zurich. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915-2007), Zurich, acquired from the above, 1976; thence by descent to the current owner

Lot #: 319

Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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A GREEK MARBLE HEAD OF A GODDESS

A GREEK MARBLE HEAD OF A GODDESS CLASSICAL PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH CENTURY B.C. 4 ¾ in. (12 cm.) high Provenance with Simone de Monbrison, Paris. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915-2007), Zurich, acquired from the above, 1978; thence by descent to the current owner

Lot #: 320

Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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AN ETRUSCAN TERRACOTTA VOTIVE HEAD OF A WOMAN

AN ETRUSCAN TERRACOTTA VOTIVE HEAD OF A WOMAN CIRCA 4TH-3RD CENTURY B.C. 11 ½ in. (29.2 cm.) high Provenance Private Collection, Tessiner, Switzerland, acquired by 1990. with Galleria Serodine, Ascona. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915-2007), Zurich, acquired from the above,1999; thence by descent to the

Lot #: 321

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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AN ETRUSCAN TERRACOTTA VOTIVE HEAD OF A YOUTH

AN ETRUSCAN TERRACOTTA VOTIVE HEAD OF A YOUTH CIRCA 3RD-2ND CENTURY B.C. 10 ½ in. (26.8 cm.) high Provenance with M. Simotti Rocchi, Rome. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915-2007), Zurich, acquired from the above,1986; thence by descent to the current owner

Lot #: 322

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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TWO BOEOTIAN TERRACOTTAS OF A HORSE AND FEMALE PAPPADES FIGURE

TWO BOEOTIAN TERRACOTTAS OF A HORSE AND FEMALE PAPPADES FIGURE LATE 6TH CENTURY B.C. 6 ¼ in. (15.9 cm.) and 5 in. (12.7 cm.) high Provenance Female: Professor E. Hampl, circa 1966. Horse: with Charles Ede Ltd., London, 1978. Both: Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915-2007), Zurich, acquired from the above

Lot #: 323

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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TWO ETRUSCAN TERRACOTTA HEADS

TWO ETRUSCAN TERRACOTTA HEADS CIRCA 4TH-3RD CENTURY B.C. 4 in. (10 cm.) high max. Provenance with Simone de Monbrison, Paris. Dr. Anton Pestalozzi (1915-2007), Zurich, acquired from the above, 1977; thence by descent to the current owner

Lot #: 324

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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THREE ETRUSCAN TERRACOTTA VOTIVE HEADS AND AN ANTEFIX

THREE ETRUSCAN TERRACOTTA VOTIVE HEADS AND AN ANTEFIX CIRCA 6TH-3RD CENTURY B.C. Tallest: 9 ½ in. (24.1 cm.) high Provenance From left to right: Half head: with M. Simotti Rocchi, Rome, 1979. Female antefix: with Simone de Monbrison, Paris, 1976. Female head with fringe: with Freddie Küng

Lot #: 325

Estimate: £2,000 - £2,500

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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EIGHT GREEK TERRACOTTA FEMALE HEADS

EIGHT GREEK TERRACOTTA FEMALE HEADS ARCHAIC PERIOD- HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA EARLY 5TH-3RD CENTURY B.C. Tallest: 4 ¾ in. (12 cm.) high Provenance From left to right: Female head with high diadem: with Jeanette G. Brun, Kunst der Antike, Zurich, 1976. Female head with earrings: with Münzen und

Lot #: 326

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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SEVEN GREEK TERRACOTTA HEADS, A FEMALE FIGURE AND AN APULIAN RHYTON

SEVEN GREEK TERRACOTTA HEADS, A FEMALE FIGURE AND AN APULIAN RHYTON CLASSICAL PERIOD-HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 4TH-2ND CENTURY B.C. Tallest: 8 ¼ in. (21 cm.) high Provenance From left to right: Animal-head rhyton: with Fortuna, Galerie für alte Kunst, Basel, 1986. Small female head with earrings

Lot #: 327

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019

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EIGHT GREEK TERRACOTTA AND MARBLE HEADS

EIGHT GREEK TERRACOTTA AND MARBLE HEADS CLASSICAL PERIOD-HELLENISTIC PERIOD, CIRCA 5TH-2ND CENTURY B.C. Tallest: 4 ½ in. (11.5 cm.) high Provenance From left to right: Helmeted head: with Simone de Monbrison, Paris, 1978. Tarentine female head with pointed headdress: with Galerie Arete, Zurich

Lot #: 328

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 4 Dec 2019