29 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 3,500
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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VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.
Formerly in the collection of A. De Munter, Belgium.
Acquired from Charles Ede Ltd., London, December 2005.
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