Galerie laurent dodier

Laurent Dodier

Pre-columbian & Egyptian

GALERIE LAURENT DODIER

8 rue Campagne-Première

75014 Paris

France

Bastet

Bastet, Egypt. Saite Period, 26th Dynasty, 664-525 BC. Bronze with dark patina.. H. 7 cm.

Statuette depicting the goddess Bastet, sitting and wearing a large collar. A beetle is engraved on her head. Bastet was worshipped as the goddess of fertility and guardian of the house. 

Ex-Charles Schanté Collection, Paris. Acquired by Philippe Dodier between 1966 and 1968. Then Maryse Dodier Collection, Avranches. Acquired by Galerie Laurent Dodier on the 30th April 2015.

 

@ Galerie Laurent Dodier / Photographie Laurent Guizard