Galerie Kevorkian
Spedos Marble Idol

Spedos Marble Idol

Cycladic marble idol with lyre-shaped head
Cycladic Islands, Spedos variety, Early Cycladic II, ca 2600-2500 B.C.
Height : 17,1 cm

Provenance :
Collection of H. Weiss, Geneva. Acquired in the1950s.

Literature :
ZIMMERMAN Jean-Louis, Art Antique dans les Collections du Musée Barbier-Mueller, Hazan, 1991, p. 38, n° 7
ZERVOS Christian, L'Art des Cyclades, Paris, 1957, fig. 163
THIMME Jürgen, Kunst der Kykladen, Karlsruhe, 1976 : n° 104 and 203
GETZ-PREZIOSI Pat, Early Cycladic Art in North American Collections, Richmond (Virginia), 1987, p. 172, n. 35 (type Spédos) ; p. 186, n. 43
SCHELDFOLD K., Meisterwerke der griechischen Kunst, Basel, 1960, p. 113, n. 7-8.

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