|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.