202485, ATHENIAN, Brussels, Musees Royaux, R303

  • Vase Number: 202485
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: AMPHORA
  • Provenance: ITALY, ETRURIA, VULCI
  • Date: -500 to -450
  • Attributed To: SYLEUS P by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: A1: GIGANTOMACHY, ATHENA, FALLEN GIANTS, POSEIDON WITH ROCK, SHIELD DEVICE, LION
    AB2: CENTAUROMACHY, CENTAURS, SOME IN ANIMAL SKINS, WARRIORS, SHIELD DEVICE, LION, BULL, CENTAURS WITH ROCKS AND BRANCHES
    B1: THESEUS AND THE BULL, ATHENA, YOUTH SEATED ON BLOCK WITH SCEPTRE, DRAPED MAN WITH STAFF
  • Current Collection: Brussels, Musees Royaux: R303
  • Publication Record: American Journal of Archaeology: 92 (1988), 379, FIG.7 (PART OF B)
    Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 249.6, 1639
    Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-figure Vase-painters, 1st ed. (Oxford, 1942): 165.5
    Beazley, J.D., Attische Vasenmaler des rotfigurigen Stils (Tubingen, 1925): 160.5
    Beazley, J.D., Paralipomena (Oxford, 1971): 350
    Boardman, J., Athenian Red Figure Vases (London, 1975): FIG.196 (A)
    Burn, L., and Glynn, R., Beazley Addenda (Oxford, 1982): 101
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T., and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 203
    Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: BRUSSELS, MUSEES ROYAUX DU CINQUANTENAIRE 1, III.I.C.3, PLS.(035,036) 8.8A, 8.8B, 8.8C, 8.8D, 9.9A, 9.9B View Whole CVA Plates
    DesVergers, N., L'Etrurie et les Etrusques (Paris, 1862-4): PLS.32-36
    Giudice, F., and Panvini, R. (eds.), Il greco, il barbaro e la ceramica attica, Immaginario del diverso, processi di scambio e autorappresentazione degli indegni, Volume Quarto, Atti del Convegno Internazionale di Studi 14-19 maggio 2001 (Rome, 2007): 51, FIG.1 (B1)
    Laufer, E., Kaineus, Studien zur Ikonographie, RdA Supp.1 (Rome, 1985): PL.10, FIG.30 (A)
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: IV, PL.146, GIGANTES 335
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: VII, PL.657, THESEUS 190 (PART OF B)
    Mitteilungen des Deutschen Archaologischen Instituts, Athenische Abteilung: 50 (1925) PL.1 (A)
    Muth, S., Gewalt im Bild, Das Phanomen der medialen Gewalt im Athen des 6. und 5. Jahrhunderts v. Chr. (Berlin, 2008): 484-485, FIG.351 (AB2)
    Neils, J., The Youthful Deeds of Theseus (Rome, 1987): FIG.35 (B1)
    Robertson, C.M., The art of vase-painting in classical Athens (Cambridge, 1992): 141, FIG.144 (B)
    Servadei, C., La figura di Theseus nella ceramica Attica, Iconografia e iconologia del mito nell' Atene arcaica e classica (Bologna, 2005): 74, FIG.27 (B1)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=3082
  • AVI Record Number: 2932
  • CAVI Collection: Brussels, Musées Royaux R 303.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF pointed amphora. From Vulci. Syleus Painter{1}. First quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: Upper zone: A: Gigantomachy (Athena and Poseidon against giants). B: Theseus and the bull. Lower zone: A-B: Battle of Lapiths and Centaurs.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Upper zone: B: behind Theseus' back: Θεσευς. To left of a man with a scepter, retr.: Π(ο)(σ)ειδον{2}. Lower zone: A-B: above the second centaur from the left (who is modern!): Κ[...]σο{3}. Above the fourth Lapith's shield: traces of an inscription. Above the fifth Lapith's shield, retr.: υπιν{3}. Above the ninth Lapith's shield: καλο[ς].
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} according to Robertson, Robertson (1992), close to Copenhagen and Syriskos Painters (see R. on this group of painters). {2} the text of CVA has (retr.): Πανειδον. Not visible in the CVA photo. {3} so CVA, text. Nonsense?
  • CAVI Number: 2932
  • AVI Bibliography: F. Mayence, CVA Brussels 1, Belgium 1 (1926), III I c, pls. 8-9. — ARV[2] (1963), 249/6 (bibl.), 1639. — Para. (1971), 350. — Harrison (1979), 73 and n. 8. — Add.[2] (1989), 203. — Robertson (1992), 140, fig. 144 (mention).
  • Pleiades URI: https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/413393
  • Coordinates: 42.421429,11.702499
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 42.419009,11.6298975
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