Paestan Red-Figure Plate with Animals
An ancient Paestan Greek red-figure plate painted with a lively scene of a leopard chasing two fleeing hares; with a laurel outer band and stamped palmettes in the middle; probably by the Aphrodite Painter.
Paestum, Magna Graecia, Southern Italy.
Published: A. Kozloff et al, More Animals in Ancient Art from the Leo Mildenberg Collection, vol. II, 1986, no. 74.
Formerly in the Leo Mildenberg collection; Christie's, London, September, 2004; subsequently, J. Eisenberg collection, New York.