• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5952

    Antiquities

    27 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 186

    A GROUP OF FRAGMENTS FROM AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURE EYE CUP

    CIRCA 525-500 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GROUP OF FRAGMENTS FROM AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURE EYE CUP
    CIRCA 525-500 B.C.
    Comprising fragments with satyrs and maenads, and Dionysos riding a donkey(a lot)
    Largest fragment 8 in. (20 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    Collection of William Henry Fox-Talbot (1800-1877); and thence by descent to the present owner. See lots 134 and 184-187.