London, South Kensington
29 April 2010
A PAESTAN RED-FIGURE BELL KRATER
ATTRIBUTED TO THE ASTEAS-PYTHON WORKSHOP, CIRCA 350-325 B.C.
Side A: duck holding a worm in its beak; side B: female head in profile to the right; palmettes under handles, bands of waves below and above, details in added yellow
7¾ in. (19.7 cm.) high
Acquired on the European art market in the 1990s.
With Charles Ede Ltd., September 2000; Greek Pottery South Italy, XIX, no 2.
Sold Bonhams, London, 29 April, 2004, lot 82.
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