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207774, ATHENIAN, Paris, Musée du Louvre, G434

  • Vase Number: 207774
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: PELIKE
  • Provenance: ITALY, NOLA
  • Date: -475 to -425
  • Attributed To: ETHIOP P by BEAZLEY
  • Current Collection: Paris, Musée du Louvre: G434
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 665.3
    Beazley, J.D., Attische Vasenmaler des rotfigurigen Stils (Tübingen, 1925): 326.3
    Berard, C. (ed.), Images et societe en Grece ancienne, L'iconographie comme methode d'analyse, Cahiers d'Archeologie Romande 36 (Lausanne, 1987): 113, FIG.4 (A)
    Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: PARIS, MUSEE DU LOUVRE 8, III.I.D.31, PL.(524) 44.1-4 View Whole CVA Plates
    De Arte: Revista de Historia del Arte: 8 (2009) 24, FIG.3 (A)
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: IV, PL.149, GIGANTES 375 (A)
    Millingen, J., Ancient Unedited Monuments, Painted Greek Vases (London, 1822): PL.25
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 6549
  • LIMC ID: 29977
  • LIMC Web:
  • CAVI Collection: Paris, Louvre G 434.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF pelike. From Nola. Ethiop Painter. Second quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: A: Gigantomachy: Dionysus fighting a giant. B: a youth with his stick.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: A: nonsense: to right of Dionysus' head, above the giant: γσνοιι{1}. Between the figures: υ(χ)οιι{2}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} the first two letters from CVA, fig. 2, the rest from the text; but the photo seems to show different letters for these also. {2} so the photo, the second letter resembling an `Argive' lambda. CVA prints: NΧΟΙΙ.
  • CAVI Comments: A small vase.
  • CAVI Number: 6549
  • AVI Bibliography: E. Pottier, CVA Louvre 8, France 12 (1933), III I d, pl. 44,1-4. — ARV[2] (1963), 665/3.
  • CAVI / AVI Data from Henry Immerwahr's Corpus of Attic Vase Inscriptions (CAVI), updated by Rudoph Wachter's Attic Vase Inscriptions (AVI)
  • Pleiades URI:
  • Coordinates: 40.930481,14.52847
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 40.926823,14.524545
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