11 December 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 15,000
Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000
AN APULIAN RED-FIGURED AMPHORA
ATTRIBUTED TO THE WOLFENBÜTTEL PAINTER, CIRCA 350-340 B.C.
The obverse with a youth standing within a naiskos, with a youth to the left holding a branch, a female to the right with a patera and wreath; the reverse with three draped youths; with a band of meander and saltire squares encircling below, a band of laurel below the rim, palmettes on the neck, vertical lines on the shoulders, a band of key on the obverse, wave on the reverse, palmettes below each handle
28½ in. (71.12 cm) high
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The Sheldon Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute; Christie's, New York, 19 March 1997, lot 66.
A.D. Trendall and A. Cambitoglou, The Red-Figured Vases of Apulia, Oxford, 1982, no. 13/189a, p. 1062.
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