12 December 2002
THE PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION
A PAESTAN RED-FIGURED STEMLESS KYLIX
Attributed to the Asteas-Python Workshop, Circa 340 B.C.
The tondo with a seated woman in profile to the right, a himation draped around her legs, holding a phiale with eggs and a fillet in her left hand, a wreath in her right, a tendril behind her, a band of laurel framing the tondo and on the exterior
6 13/16 in. (17.3 cm) diameter
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Simon, The Kurashiki Ninagawa Museum, Greek, Etruscan and Roman Antiquities, no. 77.
Trendall, The Red-figured Vases of Paestum, no. IX/818.
This lot is being sold not subject to a reserve.
The Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale totals £128,081,750
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