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    Sale 2056

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    9 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 72

    A CORINTHIAN BLACK-FIGURED PLATE

    CIRCA 590 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    A CORINTHIAN BLACK-FIGURED PLATE
    CIRCA 590 B.C.
    With five padded dancers, all moving right with their arms raised, one forward, one back, rosettes of various sizes in the field, four concentric circles in the center, rays on the outturned rim; the underside with concentric circles; details in added red
    8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm.) diameter


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    For a plate attributed to the Chimaera Group with similar treatment to the underside see pl. 65:3 in Amyx, Corinthian Vase-Painting of the Archaic Period.

    Provenance

    with Charles Ede, London, 1999 (Corinthian Pottery X, no. 9).


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A NEW YORK COLLECTOR