• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5487

    Antiquities

    29 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 200

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE EPICHYSIS

    CIRCA 340 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE EPICHYSIS
    CIRCA 340 B.C.
    With reclining nude Eros, wearing sakkos and holding mirror in right hand, palmettes under handle, ovolo band on flange, band of berried laurel in added white on body, details in added white
    6½ in. (16.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired on the London art market, 1988.