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A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURED AMPHORA, ATTRIBUTED TO THE IXION PAINTER, CIRCA 350-330 B.C.

UK: Greenford Park Warehouse

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 GBP

Other Properties

A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURED AMPHORA, ATTRIBUTED TO THE IXION PAINTER, CIRCA 350-330 B.C.

A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURED AMPHORA, ATTRIBUTED TO THE IXION PAINTER, CIRCA 350-330 B.C.

Estimate:

10,000 - 15,000 GBP

Other Properties

A CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURED AMPHORA, ATTRIBUTED TO THE IXION PAINTER, CIRCA 350-330 B.C.


painted in front with an Amazon riding a rearing horse to left and wielding a spear, and wearing a spotted costume, corslet, and Phrygian helmet, and on the reverse with two confronted draped youths.

Height 57 cm.


Repaired from several fragments, mostly large ones, and with minor areas of restoration and overpainting along the joins. Fragment of mouth reattached.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

estate of Dr Leo Mildenberg (1913-2001), Zurich (Christie's, London, April 26th, 2006, no. 193, illus.)

acquired by the present owner at the above sale



Published

Christie's, London, October 24th, 2013, no. 61, illus.

Ian McPhee, Supplement to Campanian Red-figured Vases, no. 800b (forthcoming)

For a related vase by the same hand see Sotheby's, London, December 8th, 1994, no. 155.