• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5487

    Antiquities

    29 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 240

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE PLATE, ATTRIBUTED TO THE T. P. S. GROUP

    CIRCA 350-330 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURE PLATE, ATTRIBUTED TO THE T. P. S. GROUP
    CIRCA 350-330 B.C.
    With a female head in profile to the left, wearing radiate stephane and sakkos, beaded necklace and earrings, characteristic "s" of hair emerges above brow, within a stylized laurel band, rays around the rim, details in added yellow and white
    6 5/8 in. (17 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Charles Ede Ltd., London, September 1982.


    Literature

    A. D. Trendall and A. Cambitoglou, First Supplement to The Red-figured Vases of Apulia, London, 1983, p. 115, no. 158a.