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    Sale 2056

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    9 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 109

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURED OINOCHOE

    ASSOCIATED WITH THE BALTIMORE PAINTER, CIRCA 330-310 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN APULIAN RED-FIGURED OINOCHOE
    ASSOCIATED WITH THE BALTIMORE PAINTER, CIRCA 330-310 B.C.
    With a winged Eros flying to the right, bejewelled in beaded chains, his mantle draped over his left forearm and flowing behind, a phiale in his outstretched left hand, a flower in his right; a band of wave below, dotted ovolo on the shoulders, rays on the neck, a large palmette and tendrils below the handle; details in added white, some red wash throughout
    10 1/8 in. (25.7 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 11 July 1984, lot 274 (part).
    with André Emmerich, New York, 1986 (Ancient Vases - Magna Grecia, no. XII).


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property From the Estate of Felix Fabrizio


    Literature

    A.D. Trendall and A. Cambitoglou, Second Supplement to The Red-Figured Vases of Apulia, Part II, London, 1992, no. 27/143i.