APULIAN RED FIGURE BELL KRATER BY THE GANYMEDE PAINTER, CIRCA 330 B.C.

$9,500.00

Culture: South Italian
Date: circa 330 B.C.
Medium: Pottery
Condition: Intact, complete with some professional restoration
Provenance: Ex- Chan auction, Basel Switzerland
Dimensions: H. 11 3/4 in. (29.8 cm.)
Ref No. GR1130

Description

Side A, a draped woman standing holding a mirror in her right hand and a pillow in her left, she is resting her left foot on a stone, looking right at a nude winged Eros, he is seated holding a wreath with fillet in his left hand and a tray in his right.
Side B: Two facing draped youths; palmettes underneath the handles, a band of meader below the scenes, a band of laurel above.