|ATTIC RED-FIGURED NOLAN AMPHORA BY THE ETHIOP PAINTER
A young warrior standing wearing a belted chiton, a chlamys draped over his right arm, a shield over his left shoulder, a spear in his right hand, takes leave of an older bearded man to the left, an inscription in added red in between reading: KONI.
Reverse: a standing bearded man.
Ca. 460 BC
H. 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm.)
Ex English collection, dispersed in Sotheby’s London, Dec. 8, 1980, lot 225 as the Painter of London E342; Japanese private collection, acquired in 1990.
Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2010, no. 143; J. Eisenberg, One Thousand Years of Ancient Greek Vases II, 2010, no. 84.