Fine Art Asia Pavilion – David Aaron


Greek, Roman, Egyptian and Islamic arts 

Torso draped with panther skin
Roman, 1st-2nd century
H. 52 cm
Provenance: Previously in the Private Collection of J. McLeod, London, 1960-1970.
Private Collection of Sylvan Berger, Munich, acquired in the early 1980s.
French Art Market.
Private Collection, acquired from the above.


Originally founded in Isfahan, Iran in 1910, David Aaron is widely recognised as one of oldest and the most pre-eminent galleries in the world for important and exquisite antiquities and ancient works of art. The scope of the collection includes Greek, Roman, Egyptian, Persian, Central Asian, Near Eastern, Islamic and Indian works of art. Over the last century the gallery has helped to assemble some of the best known private collections and has worked with major museums worldwide. Directors David and Salomon Aaron represent the third and fourth generations in this family business.

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