Attic Black Figure Lekythos with The Three Graces

12621. Attic Black Figure Lekythos with The Three Graces

Athens, Circa early 5th century B.C.

Slender cylindrical oil vessel decorated in black figure technique and nicely painted and incised with a mythological scene consisting of the Three Graces; ea women sitting on Diphroi, while the middle feamle holds up a mirror that reflects her face back to the viewer. Lotus bud frieze on the shoulder.

Size: 8 inches (20.1cm) Height. Very lovely in person.

Provenance: Ex Collection Dr. med. G.S., Nuremberg (1958-2003), former collection Hans Piehler (1874-1961), which in 1965 for the collection G.S. was acquired.

$12,500


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