5 December 2012
Property from a Distinguished Private Collection, California
This lot is offered without a reserve
A PAESTAN RED-FIGURED OINOCHOE
ATTRIBUTED TO THE ASTEAS-PYTHON WORKSHOP, CIRCA 350-330 B.C.
With a seated youth facing right, a mantle over his legs, adorned in a bandolier, a wreath in his hair, holding wreaths and a filled cista, flanked by altars, fillets hanging above; a band of wave encircling below, ovolo above, tendrils on either side, a palmette below the handle; details in added white
8 1/8 in. (20.7 cm.) high
Art Market, Switzerland, 1978.
with Charles Ede, London, 1984 (Greek Pottery from South Italy, X, no. 19).
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A.D. Trendall, The Red-Figured Vases of Paestum, Hertford, 1987, p. 217, no. 754
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