Statue of a Drinking Satyr
Roman, 2nd century AD
H.: 78 cm. - W.: 30 cm.
Restored during the 18th century.
Formerly in a private collection of Sir Richard Westmacott (1775-1856) since the beginning of the 19th century.
Sold by Christie’s, February 24th, 1970, lot 55.
Then Christie’s London, October 18th 1972, lot 188.
Then in a private collection until 2013.
Cte. F. de Clarac, Musée de sculpture antique et moderne, (Paris 1836-7), vol. IV pl. 710A, N. 1708 A.
A. Michaelis, Ancient Marbles in Great Britain, (Cambridge 1882), p. 487, no 3.
S. Reinach, Repertoire de la statuaire grecque et romaine, (Paris 1897), vol. I p. 402.