12 December 2002
AN APULIAN RED-FIGURED HYDRIA
Attributed to the Circle of the Darius and Underworld Painters, Circa 330 B.C.
With a nude youth seated on his mantle, a branch in his left hand, seated to the right but looking left towards a standing draped woman, a phiale and rosette-chain in her left hand, a fan in her right, a fillet, phiale and grapes in the field, a band of wave below, vertical lines on the neck and framing the handles, dots on the rim, a palmette and tendrils below the vertical handle
11 7/8 in. (30.1 cm) high
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Simon, The Kurashiki Ninagawa Museum, Greek, Etruscan and Roman Antiquities, no. 58.
Trendall and Cambitoglou, Second Supplement to the Red-figured Vases of Apulia, no. 19/66a.
THE PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION
The first man you meet at Christie’s in London — named Doorman of the Year in the Mayfair & St James’s 2019 Community Awards — looks back on his career
How William Spratling, Antonio Pineda and Héctor Aguilar reinvented Mexico’s silver industry in Taxco