A Greek red-figure bell krater
Lot 17
A Greek red-figure bell krater
Sold for £ 3,250 (US$ 4,292) inc. premium

Antiquities

2 Oct 2014, 10:30 BST

London, New Bond Street

Lot Details
A Greek red-figure bell krater
A Greek red-figure bell krater
Paestum, attributed to the Painter of Naples, circa 4th Century B.C.
Side (a) Eros shown naked except for sandals and jewelled adornments, one leg raised before a be-ribboned stele, holding a phiale and a sash, side (b) a himation wrapped seated woman holds a tympanum and a phiale of offerings, the ground line of spiral hooks, 14¾in (37.5cm) high

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Dutch private collection, Mr J.D.W. formed between 1961-1980.

    Exhibited:
    Artistieke Trots uit Etruie, Apulie, Tarente, Zeeland, Middleburg, Netherlands, 1 March - May 1991, no.25.

    Accompanied by a copy of a thermoluminescence test certificate from Qed Laboratoire, Aix-en-Provence, 13 May 2013.
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