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AN ATTIC RED-FIGURE BELL KRATER

VAT rate of 17.5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer’s premium
THE PROPERTY OF THE EDWARD JAMES FOUNDATION
AN ATTIC RED-FIGURE BELL KRATER

CIRCA 350 B.C.

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AN ATTIC RED-FIGURE BELL KRATER CIRCA 350 B.C. Side A: a naked youth with thyrsos offering a kantharos to a seated woman holding a wreath, winged Eros with ewer and phiale above, flanked by a bearded satyr playing twin pipes, a dancing maenad and youthful horned satyr Side B: three standing himation clad youths and two stelae Elaborate palmettes beneath the handles, encircling lower band of meander and chequerboard squares, the rim with band of ovolo and laurel wreath below, details in added white, repaired 16 in. (40.7 cm.) high
Provenance
William James, West Dean, Chichester, West Sussex.
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VAT rate of 17.5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer’s premium

Lot Essay

For associated artists, cf. J. D. Beazley, Attic Red-Figure Vase Painters, II, Oxford, 1963, pp. 1448-1450, the Toya Painter, the Painter of Rodin 966, and the York Reverse-Group.

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