216791, ATHENIAN, Paris, Musee du Louvre, G372

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  • Vase Number: 216791
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: SKYPHOS
  • Provenance: ITALY, NOLA
  • Date: -450 to -400
  • Inscriptions: Named: GIGAS, PHIGYAS
  • Attributed To: PENELOPE P by HAUSER
  • Decoration: A: GIANT (NAMED, GIGAS) WITH ROCK, ATHENA, SPEAR OR STAFF (BUILDER ?)
    B: DRAPED MEN WITH STAFFS, ONE NAMED, PHIGYAS, ONE WITH LINE (ARCHITECT ?), TREE
  • Current Collection: Paris, Musee du Louvre: G372
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1300.4
    Beazley, J.D., Attische Vasenmaler des rotfigurigen Stils (Tubingen, 1925): 366.4
    Berard, C. (ed.), Images et societe en Grece ancienne, L'iconographie comme methode d'analyse, Cahiers d'Archeologie Romande 36 (Lausanne, 1987): 74, FIG.1 (PART OF A)
    Boardman, J., Athenian Red Figure Vases, The Classical Period (London, 1989): FIG.248 (A)
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T., and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 360
    Classical Antiquity: 22 (2003) FIG.16 AT 54 (A)
    Ellinghaus, C., Die Parthenonskulpturen, Der Bauschmuck eines offentlichen Monumentes der demokratischen Gesellschaft Athens zur Zeit des Perikles, Techniken in der bildenden Kunst zur Tradierung von Aussagen (Hamburg, 2011): FIGS.225-226 (DRAWINGS OF A AND B)
    Furtwangler, A. und Reichhold, K., Griechische Vasenmalerei (Munich, 1904-32): PL.168.2 (A, B)
    Heinemann, A., Der Gott des Gelages. Dionysos, Satyrn und Manaden auf attischem Trinkgeschirr des 5. Jahrhunderts v. Chr. (Berlin, 2016): FIG.145, FIG.91 (A)
    Helbig, W., Strena Helbigiana (1900): 115
    Hurwit, J.M., The Athenian Acropolis, History, Mythology, and Archaeology from the Neolithic Era to the Present (Cambridge, 1998): 75, FIG.53 (A)
    Jahrbuch des Deutschen Archaologischen Instituts: 31 (1916) 194-5
    Neils, J., The Parthenon Frieze (Cambridge, 2001): 13, FIGS.10-11 (A, B)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=6770
  • AVI Record Number: 6534
  • LIMC ID: 30002
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-754ce8bfbe086-f
  • CAVI Collection: Paris, Louvre G 372.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF skyphos. From Nola. Penelope Painter. Third quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: The Building of the Acropolis Wall: A: Athena and a giant (as λιθαγωγος). B: two giants: the overseer (επισκοπος) and the architect; in the center, an olive tree.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: A: above the giant: Γιγας{1}. B: Above the left giant: Φιλυας.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} the first letter has a short, diagonally upward, stroke below the horizontal, which makes it look a bit like a digamma.
  • CAVI Number: 6534
  • AVI Bibliography: E. Buschor in FR (1904–32), iii, 298-301, pl. 168,2. — ARV[2] (1963), 1300/4. — Add.[2] (1989), 360. — Boardman (1989), fig. 248. — Robertson (1992), 219.
  • Image Credits: FURTWANGLER-REICHHOLD DRAWINGS: Please consult with Williams College Special Collections staff and Williams College Visual Resources Center staff, regarding questions about publishing and accessing materials from Williams College Special Collections. Researchers are responsible for handling any copyright issues that may be associated with collections and materials.

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