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AN ATTIC RED-FIGURED GLAUX
ANCIENT VASES FROM THE COLLECTION OF WILLIAM SUDDABY
AN ATTIC RED-FIGURED GLAUX

CIRCA 450 B.C.

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AN ATTIC RED-FIGURED GLAUX
CIRCA 450 B.C.
One side with Hypnos, winged god of sleep, dozing upon an altar inscribed <->kalos<->, his arms wrapped around his knees which are bent to his chest, his head turned frontal, resting on his arms; the other side with a draped youth striding to the right between two altars, holding a torch in his outstretched right hand, a lyre in his left
3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm.) high
Provenance
with Rhea Galerie, Zurich, 1998.
Literature
A.J. Paul, Exhibition catalogue, A View into Antiquity: Pottery from the Collection of William Suddaby and David Meier, Tampa, 2001, no. 21, illus.
Exhibited
Tampa Museum of Art, A View into Antiquity: Pottery from the Collection of William Suddaby and David Meier, 14 October 2001-13 January 2002.
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