• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5487

    Antiquities

    29 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 45

    AN ATTIC RED-FIGURE COLUMN KRATER

    ATTRIBUTED TO THE HARROW PAINTER, CIRCA 480-470 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ATTIC RED-FIGURE COLUMN KRATER
    ATTRIBUTED TO THE HARROW PAINTER, CIRCA 480-470 B.C.
    Side A: three draped bearded male figures, one bent forward towards the middle figure who holds a staff
    Side B: two draped facing youths, one with staff
    Double row of ivy leaves framing each panel and on rim overhang, interlinked lotus buds on the neck of obverse, rays around the foot
    12 in. (30.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Japanese private collection, acquired in the 1990s.