• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5487

    Antiquities

    29 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 235

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE PLATE

    ATTRIBUTED TO THE T. P. S. GROUP, CIRCA 350-320 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE PLATE
    ATTRIBUTED TO THE T. P. S. GROUP, CIRCA 350-320 B.C.
    With a female head in profile to the left, wearing radiate stephane and kekryphalos, beaded necklace and earrings, dotted filet, dots and floral tendrils in the field, within bands of waves and laurel, details in added yellow and white
    6½ in. (16.2 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Sold Christie's London, 12 December 1984, lot 242.
    Acquired from Charles Ede Ltd., London, September 1985.


    Literature

    A. D. Trendall and A. Cambitoglou, Second Supplement to the Red-figured Vases of Apulia, Part II, Chapters 21-30, London, 1992, p. 209, no. 161a.