• Antiquities auction at Christies

    Sale 5952

    Antiquities

    27 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 165

    AN ATTIC RED-FIGURE LEKYTHOS

    MID-5TH CENTURY B.C.

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ATTIC RED-FIGURE LEKYTHOS
    MID-5TH CENTURY B.C.
    With a draped female figure holding a mirror, a kalathos infront, a column and chair behind
    6¾ in. (17 cm.) high


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    PUBLISHED AND EXHIBITED:
    Antiken aus rheinischem Privatbesitz, Rheinischen Landesmuseum, Bonn, 1973, p. 46, pl. 28, no. 62.

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    Provenance

    Collection of Wilhelm Horn (1870-1959), Berlin: sold Christie's London, 11 December 1987, lot 189.
    American private collection.