25 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 11,250
Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 12,000
TWO ATTIC BLACK-BODIED LEKYTHOI
CIRCA EARLY-MID 5TH CENTURY B.C.
Taller: 12 in. (30.4 cm.) high
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For an example with similar black-figured florals on the shoulders see pl. 67.3 in D.C. Kurtz, Athenian White Lekythoi, Patterns and Painters; for examples with similar red-figured florals see pls. 66.3 and 66.4. The lekythos with the red-figured florals can be attributed to the Bowdoin Painter.
Antiquities, Sotheby’s, New York, 15 June 1988, lot 281.
Antiquities, Arte Primitivo, New York, 27 October 2008, lot 41.
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