Rupert Wace Ancient Art Ltd (stand 421)
Figure of a seated cat
Height 12.1 cm
Egypt, 21st-26th Dynasty, 1075-525 BC
Private collection, Europe, early 1950s and thence by descent; Private collection, UK, acquired in 2002
Inlay head in the form of Dionysos
Height 18 cm
Roman, 2nd century AD
Private collection France, acquired prior to 1960
About the exhibitor
Ancient Egyptian, Greek and Roman, Near Eastern Antiquities
Rupert Wace has been dealing in Antiquities for over 30 years. The gallery specialises in Egyptian, Classical, Near Eastern and European works of art from Prehistoric times up until the end of the first millenium A.D. It is situated in the centre of London´s art dealing district, at 14 Old Bond Street. The gallery´s normal hours are Monday to Friday, 10 am until 5 pm, or at other times by appointment.
We carry a broad range of antiquities in a variety of sizes and materials. We accept payment by bank transfer, cheque and all major credit cards.
The authenticity of all our objects is guaranteed and we can vouch for their legality on the art market.
Our international clients include private collectors, other dealers and Museums such as The British Museum, The Ashmolean, Oxford, The Metropolitan Museum of Art N.Y., The Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio as well as various European museums.
Each year we regularly exhibit at three major Art Fairs. Winter Antiques Show, New York; The Grosvenor house Art and Antiques fair, London; and Cultura, Basel.