• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5487

    Antiquities

    29 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 206

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE CHOUS

    ATTRIBUTED TO THE ASCOLI-SATRIANO PAINTER, CIRCA 340-330 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE CHOUS
    ATTRIBUTED TO THE ASCOLI-SATRIANO PAINTER, CIRCA 340-330 B.C.
    With seated nude Eros, holding fillet in each hand, looking towards a standing figure of Pan holding thyrsos and fillet in right hand, offerings in raised left hand, rosettes in field, framed by bands of chevrons either side, dotted ovolo above, meander and chequerboard squares below, details in added white
    7 in. (17.8 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Formerly in the collection of A. De Munter, Belgium.
    Acquired from Charles Ede Ltd., London, December 2005.