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ANOTHER PROPERTY

A Campanian Red-figured Neck Amphora, attributed to the Whiteface Group, circa 340-320 B.C.
Estimate
7,00010,000
LOT SOLD. 13,750 GBP
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ANOTHER PROPERTY

A Campanian Red-figured Neck Amphora, attributed to the Whiteface Group, circa 340-320 B.C.
Estimate
7,00010,000
LOT SOLD. 13,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Campanian Red-figured Neck Amphora, attributed to the Whiteface Group, circa 340-320 B.C.
with disk foot, twisted handles, and lip in two degrees, the body painted in front with a seated figure of Dionysos holding a patera and thyrsos and flanked by a female and male attendant, and on the reverse with a youth offering a wreath to another youth, encircling meander band below the scenes, palmettes in the handle zones, tongues on the shoulder, a woman's head in profile on each side of the neck, details in added yellow and white.
51.5 cm.
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Provenance

French private collection, 19th Century
French private collection, acquired in the 1960s/1970s
acquired at auction in France by the current owner

Catalogue Note

For another amphora probably by the same hand cf. K. Schauenburg, Studien zur unteritalischen Vasenmalerei, vol. 13, figs. 68a,b (Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Naples, inv. no. 127957).

Ancient Marbles: Classical Sculpture and Works of Art

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