London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
A GROUP OF ATTIC AND SOUTH ITALIAN BLACK GLAZED POTTERY VESSELS
CIRCA 450-300 B.C.
Comprising a large kalyx krater, with flaring sides, Magna Graecia, 8¼ in. (21 cm.) high; an epichysis, the shoulder with impressed palmettes, 4 7/8 in. (12.5 cm.) high; a stemless kylix with similar palmette decoration; an Attic kantharos, the interior with two rouletted concentric circles, circa late 5th Century B.C.; and a skyphos, one horizontal and one vertical handle, 9 in. (22.8 cm.) across handles max. (5)
Item one: sold Sotheby's New York, 18 June 1991, lot 78.
Item two: sold Christie's New York, 10 June 1994, lot 159.
Item four: formerly the property of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston: sold Sotheby's New York, 25 June 1992, lot 284.
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