3 June 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 7,500
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURED LEKYTHOS
ATTRIBUTED TO THE LITTLE LION CLASS, CIRCA 490 B.C.
With two draped maenads, one moving to the left, the other to the right, holding krotala, their heads turned back, alternating with two nude satyrs, one holding a lyre, vines in the field; two confronting panthers on the shoulders, details in added red
4½ in. (11.4 cm.) high
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Paris Art Market, 1970s.
with Galerie Serres, Paris.
French Private Collection.
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