29 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 7,500
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
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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VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.
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