9 December 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 11,250
Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000
AN APULIAN RED-FIGURED BELL-KRATER
ATTRIBUTED TO THE HAIFA PAINTER, CIRCA 340-330 B.C.
The obverse with a seated draped female and a standing nude satyr, the female to the left with a filleted thyrsos in her right hand, a cista in her left, the satyr to the right, a wreath in his right hand, a thyrsos in his left, a sprig between; the reverse with two standing draped youths, one with a staff, jumping weights in the field between; an encircling band of meander and dotted crossed squares below the scenes, laurel below the rim, palmette complexes below the handles, lines on the handle roots, details in added white
15 3/8 in. (39.1 cm.) high
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with Freddie Kung, Lucerne, 1970s.
Swiss Private Collection.