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    Sale 2056

    ANTIQUITIES

    9 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 116

    A PAESTAN APPLIED RED SQUAT LEKYTHOS

    WORKSHOP OF ASTEAS AND PYTHON, CIRCA 350-330 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    A PAESTAN APPLIED RED SQUAT LEKYTHOS
    WORKSHOP OF ASTEAS AND PYTHON, CIRCA 350-330 B.C.
    With a Siren in profile to the left, standing on a rocky outcrop of dots, her human head with long flowing hair, a hanging fillet and rosettes in the field, framed on either side by flowering tendrils; vertical lines on the neck, a palmette below the handle, some details incised
    6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Dr. Ulrich Hahn, Cologne, 1970s.