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Horse

8th century B.C.

Bronze

base (Base): 4.83 x 2.2 x 0.4 cm(1 7/8 x 7/8 x 3/16 in.) 6.9 x 5.4 x 2.1 cm (2 11/16 x 2 1/8 x 13/16 in.)
Gift of Jan Perry Mayer
2001.36.1
Culture: 
Greek, Corinthian
Period: 
Geometric
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Christos G. Bastis Collection; sale of the above Christie's New York 1999, lot 52; Safani Gallery Inc., acquired from the above, 1999; Yale University Art Gallery, acquired from the above, 2001.

Bibliography: 

Christie’s New York, New York, The Christos G. Bastis Collection, sale cat. (December 9, 1999), 67, lot 52.

“Acquisitions 2001,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2002): 127, ill.

Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 202, pl. 187.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.