An Apulian Red-figured Calyx Krater, attributed to the Painter of Athens 1714, circa 375-350 B.C.
- An Apulian Red-figured Calyx Krater, attributed to the Painter of Athens 1714
- Height 16 1/4 in. 41.3 cm.
The Chapter of Durham Cathedral, by bequest from the above, 1869
William Randolph Hearst, San Simeon, California, inv. no. 2351, acquired from the above in 1936 via Goldschmidt
The Hearst Corporation (Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, Works of Art, Furniture & Architectural Elements Collected by the Late William Randolph Hearst, April 5th-6th, 1963, no. 101)
acquired by Jan Mitchell in 1963, presumably at the above sale
A.D. Trendall, Phlyax Vases (BCIS Supplement 19), 2nd. ed., London, 1967, no. (XXI), pl. 14b
E.W. Handley, "The Poet Inspired?", Journal of Hellenic Studies, vol. 93, 1973, p. 106, pl. 1b
A.D. Trendall and Alexander Cambitoglou, The Red-figured Vases of Apulia, vol. I, Oxford, 1978, p. 212, no. 152, pl. 67,1-2
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