London, South Kensington
27 October 2009
A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURE BAIL AMPHORA
CIRCA 4TH CENTURY B.C.
Side A with maenad running to the right, holding thrysos and cloak, side B with himation clad youth wearing diadem, facing left, palmettes between, wave pattern on shoulder, two profile female heads on the neck, details in added white; and a South Italian red-figure lekanis and lid
12 3/8 in. (31.4 cm.) high and 7 in. (18 cm.) diam. excl. handles respectively (2)
Item one: Gabrielli collection.
Collection of Wilhelm Horn (1870-1959), Berlin, acquired in 1930: sold Christie's London, 11 December 1987, lot 186.
American private collection.
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