214585, ATHENIAN, New York (NY), Metropolitan Museum, 08.258.21

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  • Vase Number: 214585
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: KRATER, CALYX
  • Date: -475 to -425
  • Inscriptions: Named: PERREPHATTA
  • Attributed To: NEKYIA P by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: A2: APOLLO AND TITYOS, FALLING, ARTEMIS, WOMAN
    AB1: HERAKLES (BEARDLESS), THESEUS AND PERITHOOS, BOTH SEATED, HERMES, MELEAGROS (ALL NAMED), HADES, DRAPED MEN AND YOUTHS, SOME WITH STAFFS, ONE WITH FILLET, WOMAN WITH ALABASTRON, PERSEPHONE SEATED (NAMED, PERREPHATTA), COLUMNS
    B2: ZEUS AND GIANT (GIGANTOMACHY ?), WITH STONE, HERMES WITH STONE
  • Current Collection: New York (NY), Metropolitan Museum: 08.258.21
  • Publication Record: Arafat, K., Classical Zeus, A Study in Art and Literature (Oxford, 1990): PL.6A (PART OF A)
    Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1086.1
    Beazley, J.D., Paralipomena (Oxford, 1971): 449
    Boardman, J., Athenian Red Figure Vases, The Classical Period (London, 1989): FIG.184 (DRAWING)
    Burn, L., and Glynn, R., Beazley Addenda (Oxford, 1982): 160
    Carpenter, T.H., Art and Myth in Ancient Greece (London, 1991): FIG.124 (PART OF A)
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T., and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 327
    Hopflinger, A-K., Schlangenkampf, Ein Vergleich von ausgewahlten Bild- und Textquellen aus dem griechisch-romischen und dem altorientalischen Kulturraum (Zurich, 2010): 94, FIG.6 (B2)
    Journal of Hellenic Studies: 109 (1989), PL.3 C-D (PARTS OF A & B)
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: SUPPLEMENTUM 1, PL.243, ZEUS ADD.98 (B)
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: VI, PL.212, MELEAGROS 44 (PART OF A1)
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: VII, PL.176, PEIRITHOOS 73 (PART OF A1)
    Muth, S., Gewalt im Bild, Das Phanomen der medialen Gewalt im Athen des 6. und 5. Jahrhunderts v. Chr. (Berlin, 2008): 322, FIG.221 (B2)
    Schefold, K., Jung, F., Die Sagen von den Argonauten, von Theben und Troia in der klassischen und hellenistischen Kunst (Munich, 1989): 162, FIG.143 (B1)
    Schefold, K., Jung, F., Die Urkonige, Perseus, Bellerophon, Herakles und Theseus in der klassischen und hellenistischen Kunst (Munich, 1988): 184, FIG.223 (PART OF A)
    Servadei, C., La figura di Theseus nella ceramica Attica, Iconografia e iconologia del mito nell' Atene arcaica e classica (Bologna, 2005): 170, FIG.72 (PART OF A1)
    Stampolidis, N.C. et al. (eds.), Beyond. Death and Afterlife in Ancient Greece (Athens, 2014): 20, 28, 154-155, FIGS.1, 77- (COLOUR OF PARTS OF A, COLOUR OF A AND B)
    Vollkommer, R., Herakles in the Art of Classical Greece (Oxford, 1988): 24, FIG.33 (A1)
    Walter-Karydi, E. (ed.), Myths, Texts, Images, Homeric epics and ancient Greek art, Proceedings of the 11th International Symposium on the Odyssey, Ithaca, September 15-19, 2009 (Ithaca, 2010): 216, FIG.4 (DRAWING OF AB1)
    Walter-Karydi, E., Die Athener und ihre Graber (1000-300 v.Chr.) (Berlin, 2015): 138, FIG.71 (PART OF AB1)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=5803
  • AVI Record Number: 5581
  • LIMC ID: 6344
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-73fd781a21603-4
  • CAVI Collection: New York 08.258.21.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF calyx krater. Nekyia Painter. Third quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: Upper zone: A-B: Heracles with Theseus and Perithous in Hades. Above the handles: {1} a youth and a woman clasping hands. {2} a man greeting a youth; a heap of branches. Lower zone: A: Apollo and Tityos. B: Zeus and a giant(?).
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Upper zone: A: above Hades' head: Αιδες{1}. Above the head of the seated Perithous: Περιθος. Above the seated Theseus' head: Θεσευς. Above Heracles' head: hερ(α)κλες{2}. To right of Hermes' helmet (he faces left): hερμες. Above the head of Meleager (in front view): Μελεαγρος. B: above the bearded Elpenor's head: Ελπενορ. Above Ajax' head: Αιας. Palamedes leans against a column in misery; above his head: Ταλαμεδες{3}. Persephone seated on a throne before a column: above her head and mostly to left: Περρεφαττ(α){2}. Lower zone: A: Artemis aiming her spear; to right of her forehead: (Α)ρτεμις{2}. Apollo aiming an arrow; similar: (Α)πολλον{2}. To right of Leto's forehead: Λετο. Above Tityos' head: Τιτυος. B: not inscribed. Under the foot, Gr.: Δ ΙΙΙ{4}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} note the absence of heta; is it `etymological'? {2} alpha lacks the cross stroke. {3} R-H 169 n. 6: "Τ for Π either by mistake or intentionally to suggest that Palamedes' wisdom brought him sorrow." {4} `arrow delta'.
  • CAVI Number: 5581
  • AVI Bibliography: Richter–Hall (1936), i, 168/135, pls. 135-37 and 170. — ARV[2] (1963), 1086/1 (much bibl.). — Para. (1971), 449. — Johnston (1979), p. 29. — Add.[2] (1989), 327 (much bibl.).
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