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    Sale 7659

    Antiquities

    13 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 40

    AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURE LEKYTHOS

    CIRCA 520-500 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURE LEKYTHOS
    CIRCA 520-500 B.C.
    With reclining figure of Dionysos, two seated maenads either side, grape vines in the field, dotted rays on the shoulder; and another Attic black-figure lekythos, with reclining figure of Dionysos, a dancing satyr either side, grape vines in the field, dotted rays on the shoulder, details in added red, circa 520-500 B.C.
    6¾ in. (17 cm.) and 5½ in. (14 cm.) high respectively (2)


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    Provenance

    Both formerly in a German private collection, near Munich, formed in the 1960s/early 1970s.