• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5952

    Antiquities

    27 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 179

    A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURE BAIL AMPHORA, ATTRIBUTED TO THE PARRISH PAINTER

    4TH CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURE BAIL AMPHORA, ATTRIBUTED TO THE PARRISH PAINTER
    4TH CENTURY B.C.
    One side with a himation clad standing male figure, the other side with standing draped woman gesticulating with her outstretched right hand, large palmettes between, palmettes on the neck, with twisted loop handle
    11½ in. (29 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Formerly in the collection of Edouard des Courières (1896-1987), France: sold Christie's London, 25 October 2006, lot 214.


    Saleroom Notice

    This lot has been re-attributed to the Painter of B.M. F63.