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An Apulian Red-figured Amphora, circa 350-330 B.C.

UK: Greenford Park Warehouse

Estimate:

2,000

to
- 3,000 GBP

An Apulian Red-figured Amphora, circa 350-330 B.C.

An Apulian Red-figured Amphora, circa 350-330 B.C.

Estimate:

2,000

to
- 3,000 GBP

Lot sold:

4,788

GBP

An Apulian Red-figured Amphora

circa 350-330 B.C.


painted in front with a beribboned stele flanked by a woman holding a mirror and cluster of grapes, and a youth holding a fillet, and on the back with two confronted draped youths, each holding a staff, the details in added white and yellow.

Height 41 cm.

Intact, with very minor nicks. Craquelure around one side of foot. Some remains of calcium deposits, including over lower legs of male figure in front. Surface is dirty and could probably benefit from a light cleaning.


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French private collection, acquired in Paris in the late 1970s (Hôtel des Ventes de Compiègne, Succession du Docteur X. et à divers. Entier mobilier provenant d’un appartement parisien, Boulevard Malesherbes, February 7th, 2015, lot 88, part)