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Campanian red-figure skyphos by the Sikon Painter CAMPANIAN RED-FIGURE SKYPHOS BY THE SIKON PAINTER

On both sides, a nude young satyr stands admiring himself in a mirror.

Ca. 375-350 BC

H. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm.)

Ex Swiss private collection.

Published: G. Puhze, Kunst der Antike, 1977, no. 133; J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2012, no. 123


The Sikon Painter is an early Campanian vase painter who shows a strong influence from Sicily. His name comes from an inscription naming a comic actor painted on one of his vases.

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