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    Sale 7659

    Antiquities

    13 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 28

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE BELL KRATER, ATTRIBUTED TO THE GROUP OF VATICAN V.14, NEAR TO THE BRIENNER PAINTER

    CIRCA 360-350 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE BELL KRATER, ATTRIBUTED TO THE GROUP OF VATICAN V.14, NEAR TO THE BRIENNER PAINTER
    CIRCA 360-350 B.C.
    Side A: a naked youth walking to the right holding out a phiale in his left hand, a draped woman in front, her head turned back towards him, holding a situla
    Side B: two youths each draped in a himation, one holding a staff
    Band of meander beneath each scene, band of laurel around the rim
    10½ in. (26.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Sold Christie's London, 28 April 1993, lot 108.