301120, ATHENIAN, New York (NY), Metropolitan Museum, 47.11.5

  • Vase Number: 301120
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: BLACK-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: AMPHORA B
  • Provenance: SICILY, AGRIGENTO
  • Date: -575 to -525
  • Inscriptions: KLEITARCHOS
    Kalos/Kale: KLITARCHOS KALOS
    Signature: TALEIDES EPOIESEN
    TALEIDES
  • Attributed To: TALEIDES POTTER by SIGNATURE
  • Decoration: A: THESEUS (IN NEBRIS, WITH SWORD) AND THE MINOTAUR, BETWEEN WOMEN, BETWEEN YOUTHS WITH SPEARS, CLOTH ON STONE
    B: MAN AND YOUTHS, SEATED ON STOOLS, ALL DRAPED, WEIGHING GOODS ON SCALES
  • Current Collection: New York (NY), Metropolitan Museum: 47.11.5
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters (Oxford, 1956): 174.1, 688, 669
    Beazley, J.D., Paralipomena (Oxford, 1971): 72
    Braccesi, L., et al., Veder Greco, le necropoli di Agrigento, mostra internazionale, Agrigento, 2. maggio - 31. luglio 1988 (Rome, 1988): 194-195, NO.59 (A,B)
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T., and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 49
    Chatzidimitriou, A., Parastaseis Ergasterion kai Emporiou stin Eikonographia ton Archaikon kai Klasikon Chronon (Athens, 2005): PL.58.E39 (B)
    Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: NEW YORK, METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART 3, 7-8, PL.(543) 11.1-2 View Whole CVA Plates
    De Miro, E., La Valle dei Templi (Palermo, 1994): 67, FIG.72 (B)
    Gymnasium: 100 (1993) 409, FIG.11 (DRAWING OF B)
    Mertens, J., How to read Greek vases (New York, 2010): 67-69 (COLOUR OF A AND B)
    Picon, C.A., Mertens, J.R., et al., Art of the Classical World in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Greece, Cyprus, Etruria, Rome (New York, 2007): 82, NO.83 (COLOUR OF A)
    Sparkes, B.A., The Red and the Black (London, 1996): 56, FIG.II.15 (B)
    Tiverios, M.A., Elliniki techni, archaia angaia (Athens, 1996): 89, FIG.51 (COLOUR OF B)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=5922
  • AVI Record Number: 5699
  • CAVI Collection: New York 47.11.5.
  • CAVI Lemma: BF amphora. From Agrigento. Taleides Painter. Third quarter sixth. 550-540.
  • CAVI Subject: A: Theseus and the Minotaur with a woman and a youth. B: a weighing scene: a seated man, a scale and a man.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Above the scene: A: Ταλειδες εποιεσεν. B: in upper left: Κλιταρχος καλος{1}. In upper right: Ταλειδες εποιεσεν{2}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} For the use of iota for epsilon iota see M. Milne and Threatte (1980), 141f. {2} Tillyard does not have the final nu, but the vase has been cleaned since.
  • CAVI Number: 5699
  • AVI Bibliography: Kretschmer (1894), 74 and 135. — Tillyard (1923), no. 13, pls. 1 and 2 (much early bibl.). — Bothmer–Milne (1946–7), 221-28 (ill.). — Vanderpool (1952), 2/under 1 (mention). — ABV (1956), 174/1, 688. — D. von Bothmer, CVA New York 3, USA 12 (1963), pl. 11. — Para. (1971), 72. — Add.[2] (1989), 49. — AttScr (1990), no. 265.
  • Pleiades URI: https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/462086
  • Coordinates: 37.311199,13.576784
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 37.290594,13.585475
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