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Apulian Bell Krater

Object Details

Title:

Apulian Bell Krater

Artist/Maker:

Attributed to Thyrsus Painter

Culture:

Greek (South Italian, Apulian)

Place:

Apulia, South Italy (Place Created)

Date:

360–350 B.C.

Medium:

Terracotta

Object Number:

71.AE.248

Dimensions:

34.2 × 34.6 cm (13 7/16 × 13 5/8 in.)

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Provenance
Provenance
before 1894

F. B. Spiridon, sold to Eleanor Magruder.

by 1894 - 1906

Eleanor Magruder, American, 1852 - 1906, by inheritance to her heirs, 1906.

1906 -

Bruce Magruder, American, 1882 - 1953 and Marshall Magruder, American, 1885 - 1956 and Eleanor Magruder Sharp, American, and Lyles Magruder, American, 1889 - 1953

by 1965 -

Mrs. Craig, American

- 1969

Private Collection [sold, Parke-Bernet Galleries, December 4, 1969, lot 237.]

- 1971

Royal Athena Galleries (New York, New York), sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1971.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
South Italian Vases: An Exhibition at the J. Paul Getty Museum (May 22 to August 10, 1974)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), May 22 to August 10, 1974
Bibliography
Bibliography

Cambitoglou, Alexander, and A. D. Trendall. Apulian Red-figure Vase-Painters of the Plain Style. (New York: Archaeological Institute of America, 1961), p. 78, no. 10; pl. 40, fig. 202.

Parke-Bernet, New York. Sale cat., December 4, 1969, lot 237.

Frel, Jirí, and Selma Holo. South Italian Vases. An Exhibition at the J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu: J. Paul Getty Museum, 1974), no. 7.

Trendall, Arthur Dale and Cambitoglou, Alexander. The Red-figured Vases of Apulia, I (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1978), p. 275, no. 10/103 (reverse incorrectly described as "two draped youths").

Frel, Jirí. "A Lucanian Chous in Malibu." Studies in Honour of Arthur Dale Trendall (ed., A. Cambitoglou) Sydney: 1979. pp. 71-73, p. 72, no. 3.

Trendall, Arthur Dale. The Red-figured Vases of South Italy and Sicily. London and New York: Thames and Hudson, 1989, p. 78; fig. 133.

Jentoft-Nilsen, Marit R., and Arthur Dale Trendall. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum. The J. Paul Getty Museum 3 (USA 26). Malibu: 1990, p. 14; pls. 145, 147, 1-2.

Thorn, Jed and Michael Glascock. "New Evidence for Apulian Red-Figure Production Centres." Archaeometry 52: 777-795 (October 2010), p. 789, no. 7.