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    Sale 2007

    Antiquities

    4 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 206

    A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURED HYDRIA

    GROUP OF BRYN MAWR P 123, CIRCA 350-330 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURED HYDRIA
    GROUP OF BRYN MAWR P 123, CIRCA 350-330 B.C.
    With a female holding a fan and a hydria standing before a female seated on a box, wearing a stephane and a veil, holding a cista, Eros above holding a phiale, a plant and rosettes in the field, a stele to the left, a profile female head below each handle; a band of wave below the scene, vertical lines on the neck and rim, elaborate palmettes and tendrils below the vertical handle, details in added white and yellow
    18¼ in. (46.3 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    with T. Fujita, 1970s.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION


    Literature

    G. Hafner, ed., Greek and Etruscan Arts, Tokyo, 1973, no. 40.
    A.D. Trendall, The Red-figured Vases of Lucania, Campania and Sicily, Third Supplement, London, 1983, no. XI/60a.