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AN APULIAN RED-FIGURED HYDRIA
AN APULIAN RED-FIGURED HYDRIA

ASSOCIATED WITH THE GIOIA DEL COLLE GROUP, CIRCA 350-325 B.C.

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AN APULIAN RED-FIGURED HYDRIA ASSOCIATED WITH THE GIOIA DEL COLLE GROUP, CIRCA 350-325 B.C. With a woman in added white seated upon her mantle within an Ionic naiskos, a fan in her right hand, fillets and a phiale in the field, a nude youth to the left, a mantle draped behind his back and over his arms, holding a branch, a phiale and a rosette-chain, a draped woman to the right holding a rosette chain and a cista, resting her left elbow on a pillar, with fillets, phialae and rosettes in the field, branches and a kalathos on the ground, the naiskos plinth with scrolling; a band of meander and dotted squares below, a spray of laurel centered by a rosette on the neck, wave on the rim, an elaborate palmette complex framing the handles, rays around the horizontal handle joins, extensive use of added white throughout 21 7/8 in. (55.5 cm.) high
Provenance
with Cimicchi, Basel.
Private Collection, Basel, 1990.
Literature
A.D. Trendall and A. Cambitoglou, Second Supplement to the Red-Figured Vases of Apulia, Part I, London, 1992, no. 17/33h.

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