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  • Fragment with Architectural Décor · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    stelae or ritual objects particularly censers The architectural design is associated with sacred places and conveys the ritual function of the object Exhibitions Faces of Ancient Arabia The Giraud and Carolyn Foster Collection of South Arabian Art The Walters Art Museum Baltimore 2008 Provenance Giraud and Carolyn Foster Baltimore 1962 acquired in Yemen mode of acquisition unknown Walters Art Museum 2007 by gift Credit Gift of Giraud and Carolyn Foster

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/76525/fragment-with-architectural-dccor/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Frieze with Oryx Heads · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    service of the patron god whereas the vegetal elements symbolize the ritual event that followed the hunt Conservation Date Description Narrative 3 13 2008 Examination examined for condition Exhibitions Faces of Ancient Arabia The Giraud and Carolyn Foster Collection of South Arabian Art The Walters Art Museum Baltimore 2008 Provenance Sotheby s London between 1963 and 1971 Giraud and Carolyn Foster Baltimore between 1963 and 1971 by purchase Walters Art

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/76510/frieze-with-oryx-heads/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Head of a Large Bull Figure · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    inlaid with glass or semiprecious stones Conservation Date Description Narrative 5 01 2008 Treatment cleaned Exhibitions Faces of Ancient Arabia The Giraud and Carolyn Foster Collection of South Arabian Art The Walters Art Museum Baltimore 2008 Provenance Sotheby s London between 1963 and 1971 Giraud and Carolyn Foster Baltimore between 1963 and 1971 by purchase Walters Art Museum 2007 by gift Credit Gift of Giraud and Carolyn Foster 2007 Download

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/76507/head-of-a-large-bull-figure/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Head of a Man with a Full Beard · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    protruding lips and slightly drooping corners A beard encircles the chin and cheeks Conservation Date Description Narrative 6 01 2008 Treatment cleaned Exhibitions Faces of Ancient Arabia The Giraud and Carolyn Foster Collection of South Arabian Art The Walters Art Museum Baltimore 2008 Provenance Sale Sotheby s London January 23 1967 lot 86 Giraud and Carolyn Foster Baltimore January 23 1967 by purchase Walters Art Museum 2007 by gift Credit

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/76484/head-of-a-man-with-a-full-beard/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Head of a Man with a Grumpy Face · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    nose is short by South Arabian standards in order to leave more space for the incised moustache Conservation Date Description Narrative 6 01 2008 Treatment cleaned Exhibitions Faces of Ancient Arabia The Giraud and Carolyn Foster Collection of South Arabian Art The Walters Art Museum Baltimore 2008 Provenance Sale Sotheby s London December 21 1970 lot 83 Giraud and Carolyn Foster Baltimore December 21 1970 by purchase Walters Art Museum

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/76473/head-of-a-man-with-a-grumpy-face/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Head of a Man with a Rectangular Face · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    suggest an adult male Pieces with similar features have been found inserted in stelae in the Sabaean capital Marib Conservation Date Description Narrative 3 30 2008 Treatment cleaned Exhibitions Faces of Ancient Arabia The Giraud and Carolyn Foster Collection of South Arabian Art The Walters Art Museum Baltimore 2008 Provenance Sale Sotheby s London December 21 1970 lot 83 Giraud and Carolyn Foster Baltimore December 21 1970 by purchase Walters

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/76461/head-of-a-man-with-a-rectangular-face/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Head of a Man with an Elongated Face and Serious Expression · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    painted The small mouth is represented by a simple carved line without lips The hair is a uniform mass set off from the forehead Conservation Date Description Narrative 4 08 2008 Treatment cleaned Exhibitions Faces of Ancient Arabia The Giraud and Carolyn Foster Collection of South Arabian Art The Walters Art Museum Baltimore 2008 Provenance Sale Sotheby s London December 21 1970 lot 83 Giraud and Carolyn Foster Baltimore December

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/76472/head-of-a-man-with-an-elongated-face-and-serious-expression/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Head of a Man with an Oval Face · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    polished while the neck and ears are less finished The sides and back of the neck are enclosed in ancient plaster which undoubtedly was used to secure the head in a niche or base Conservation Date Description Narrative 6 01 2008 Treatment cleaned Exhibitions Faces of Ancient Arabia The Giraud and Carolyn Foster Collection of South Arabian Art The Walters Art Museum Baltimore 2008 Provenance Sotheby s London between 1963

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/76471/head-of-a-man-with-an-oval-face/ (2016-02-18)
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