A South Italian red-figure hydria
Lot 32W
A Greek red-figure hydria
Sold for £3,000 (US$ 5,042) inc. premium
Auction Details
A South Italian red-figure hydria
Lot Details
A Greek red-figure hydria
Apulia, circa 4th Century B.C.
Enlivened with white and ochre slip, decorated with a standing draped female figure carrying a mirror and a dish, facing a nude male seated figure holding a ribboned tambour and thyrsus, with a large palmette beneath the pouring handle, 14¾in (37.5cm) high


  • Provenance:
    UK private collection, acquired in 1992.
    Dr Haut Collection (d. 1992), London, formed between 1950s-1960s.
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