London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
AN ATTIC BLACK-FIGURE EYE LEKYTHOS, ATTRIBUTED TO THE PHANYLLIS PAINTER
LATE 6TH CENTURY B.C.
The body decorated with a dancing meanad between two eyes, moving to the right with her head turned back, hair dressed with a fillet and wearing long close fitting dress and himation over her arms, the shoulder with frieze of rays and interlaced lotus buds, added details in red and white
11 3/8 in. (29 cm.) high
Bought from Charles Ede Ltd., London, approx. 15 years ago.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis
Records achieved for 15 artists across a competitive auction week
Books and Manuscripts specialist Heather Pisani delves into intimate letters written by the sister of Orville and Wilbur Wright, offered in New York on 14 June