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    Sale 12239

    Antiquities

    6 July 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 55

    AN ETRUSCAN BLACK-FIGURED PONTIC CHALICE

    ATTRIBUTED TO THE TITYOS PAINTER, CIRCA 520-510 B.C.

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    AN ETRUSCAN BLACK-FIGURED PONTIC CHALICE
    ATTRIBUTED TO THE TITYOS PAINTER, CIRCA 520-510 B.C.
    With an animal frieze consisting of hares, panthers, lions, griffins and sirens, rays on the base of the bowl, on a stemmed flaring foot bisected by two torus mouldings, details in added red and white
    5 in. (12.7 cm.) high


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    PUBLISHED:
    L. Hannestad, The Followers of the Paris Painter, Copenhagen, 1976, p. 78, no. 154.

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    Provenance

    with Charles Ede Ltd, London, from whom acquired by Allen A. Davis, London, in 1973.
    Larry D. Reams, Los Angeles, acquired by February 1974.
    Private collection, Guerneville, California.
    Anonymous sale; Clars Auction Gallery, Oakland, California, October 2014, lot 2064.