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    25 October 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 15

    AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURED FRAGMENTARY BAND-CUP

    RELATED TO THE LYSIPPIDES PAINTER, CIRCA 520 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURED FRAGMENTARY BAND-CUP
    RELATED TO THE LYSIPPIDES PAINTER, CIRCA 520 B.C.
    6 ¼ in. (15.9 cm.) diameter


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    Provenance

    with Hesperia Art, Philadelphia, 1957 (Hesperia Art Bulletin, Vol. 3, p. 7, no. 98 [incorrectly ascribed to the Amasis Painter]).
    Auktion XXVI, Münzen und Medaillen, Basel, 5 October 1963, lot 106.
    Acquired by The Toledo Museum of Art, 1963 (Accession no. 1963.25).


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE TOLEDO MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUND


    Literature

    A Bruckner, "Eine Amphora des Amasismalers," Antike Kunst, Vol. 1, 1958, penultimate page and p. 35.
    S. Stucchi, Rivista Dell'Instituto Nazionale d'Archeologia e Storia Dell'Arte, new series, no. 8, 1959, p. 21, fig. 22.
    J.D. Beazley, "An Amphora by the Berlin Painter," Antike Kunst, Vol. IV, 1961, p. 63.
    R.M. Riefstahl, "Greek Vases," The Toledo Museum of Art Museum News, 1968, p. 36.
    J.D. Beazley, Paralipomena, Oxford, 1971, p. 117.
    A. Griefenhagen, "Attisch Schwarzfigurige Prachteschalen mit Bemalter Standflache," Jahrbuch des Deutschen Archaeologischen Instituts, Vol. 86, 1971, pp. 84, 87-89, 98 (fig. 22), 99 and 101-102.
    C.G. Boulter and K.T. Luckner, Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, The Toledo Museum of Art, Fasc. 1, Toledo, 1976, pp. 24-25, pls. 35.2 and 36.
    A. Dierichs, Das Bild des Greifen in der frügriechischen Flackenkunst, Münster, 1981, Vol. I, p. 92; Vol. II, no. 42.
    T.H. Carpenter, Beazley Addenda, second edition, Oxford, 1989, p. 69.
    A. Tsingarida and L. Bavay, Shapes and Uses of Greek Vases (7th-4th century B.C.): Proceedings of the symposium held at the Université libre de Bruxelles, 27-29 April 2006, p. 285, pl. 9.3-4.
    Beazley Archive Database no. 340463.


    Exhibited

    The Toledo Museum of Art, Treasures for Toledo, December 1964-January 1965.
    The Toledo Museum of Art, Out of Sight, 18 June-29 August 2010.