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    Sale 2056

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    9 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 90

    AN ATTIC OUTLINE WHITE-GROUND LEKYTHOS

    ATTRIBUTED TO THE CARLSRUHE PAINTER, CIRCA 460-450 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    AN ATTIC OUTLINE WHITE-GROUND LEKYTHOS
    ATTRIBUTED TO THE CARLSRUHE PAINTER, CIRCA 460-450 B.C.
    With a woman walking right but looking back, wearing a chiton and a himation, her left hand enveloped in her garments, holding her drapery, her right arm extended back, a fillet hanging to the right; a band of key above, rays and dots on the shoulders; graffiti on the underside of the foot
    8¼ in. (20.9 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    with Pino Donati, Lugano, 1960s.
    Cavadini Collection, Switzerland.