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An Apulian Red-figured Volute Krater, attributed to the Gioia del Colle Painter, circa 350-330 B.C.

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Estimate:

7,000

to
- 10,000 GBP

Property from a Private Collection

An Apulian Red-figured Volute Krater, attributed to the Gioia del Colle Painter, circa 350-330 B.C.

An Apulian Red-figured Volute Krater, attributed to the Gioia del Colle Painter, circa 350-330 B.C.

Estimate:

7,000

to
- 10,000 GBP

Lot sold:

69,300

GBP

Property from a Private Collection

An Apulian Red-figured Volute Krater, attributed to the Gioia del Colle Painter

circa 350-330 B.C.


painted in front with a youth standing opposite a seated man within a naiskos flanked by two women and two youths, on the neck with Herakles in the Garden of the Hesperides, and on the back with two women and two youths on either side of a stele, the details in added white and yellow.

Height 81 cm.

Repaired from several fragments with inpainting along joins. Areas of flaking to glaze, particularly on handles and swan heads and inside of rim. Losses to added white in naiskos scene as shown. On mythological scene on neck satyr at left has significant repaints.


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Sotheby's, London, July 15th, 1980, no. 185, illus.
acquired by the present owner at the above sale
Sotheby's, London, July 10th, 1979, no. 342, illus.
A.D. Trendall and Alexander Cambitoglou, The red-figured Vases of Apulia, vol. II: Late Apulian, London, 1982, p. 458, ch. 17, no. 7a
Rainer Vollkommer, Herakles in the Art of Classical Greece, 1988, p. 25