Hicham Aboutaam Selling South Italian Art

Hicham Aboutaam, co-proprietor of Phoenix Ancient Art, sells antiques from a variety of different historical time periods.  One of these is South Italian, also known as Italiote, during the 4th century B.C..  Pieces were made in Magna Graecia –the coastal regions around Southern Italy on the Tarentine Gulf, colonized exclusively by Greek settlers.  In terms of artistic production  throughout this period, red figure pottery that was the most famous for its unique and easily distinguishable style.  Southern Italian art was produced in Apulia, Campania, Lucania, Paestum, and Sicily

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