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213777, ATHENIAN, Athens, National Museum, Athens, National Museum, 1260

  • Vase Number: 213777
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: HYDRIA
  • Provenance: GREECE, ATTICA, VARI
  • Date: -475 to -425
  • Attributed To: POLYGNOTOS, GROUP OF by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: Body: WOMEN, ONE HOLDING LYRE, SAPPHO SEATED ON CHAIR WITH SCROLL
  • Current Collection: Athens, National Museum: CC1241
  • Previous Collections:
    • Athens, National Museum: 1260
  • Publication Record: Annual of the British School at Athens: 97 (2002) PL.20B (BD)
    Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1060.145
    Beazley, J.D., Paralipomena (Oxford, 1971): 445
    Bothmer, D.von, The Amasis Painter and his World (Malibu, 1985): 20, FIG.5 (BD)
    Bundrick, S.D., Music and Image in Classical Athens (Cambridge, 2005): 101, FIG.61 (BD)
    Burn, L. and Glynn, R., Beazley Addenda (Oxford, 1982): 158
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T., and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 323
    Immerwahr, H., Attic Script, A Survey (Oxford, 1990): PL.29.120 (PART)
    Jahrbuch des Kunsthistorischen Museums Wien: 13/14 (2011/2012) 233, FIG.13 (COLOUR OF BD)
    Koloski-Ostrow, A.O., and Lyons, C.L., Naked Truths, Women, Sexuality and Gender in Classical Art and Archaeology (London, 1997): 113, FIG.16 (BD)
    Maas, M. and Snyder, J.M, Stringed Instruments of Ancient Greece (New Haven, 1989): 109, FIG.22 (PART)
    Matheson, S.B., Polygnotos and Vase Painting in Classical Athens (Madison, 1995): 174, PL.149 (PART)
    Mouseion: 49 (2005) 10, PL.4 (BD)
    Oakley, J.H. et al., Athenian Potters and Painters, The Conference Proceedings (Oxford, 1997): 289, FIG.6 (DRAWING)
    Sansone, D., Ancient Greek Civilization, 2nd edition (Oxford, 2009): 154, FIG.41 (BD)
    Tzachou-Alexandri, O., Mind and Body: Athletic Contests in Ancient Greece (Athens, 1988): 315, NO.201
    Yatromanolakis, D., Sappho in the Making, The Early Reception (Cambridge and London, 2007): 147, 155, 157, FIGS.22, 25-26 (BD, PARTS)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=878
  • AVI Record Number: 764
  • CAVI Collection: Athens, N.M. 1260.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF hydria. From Vari. Group of Polygnotos{1}. 440-430 (Beazley). Third quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: In the center, a seated woman reading from a book roll. On the left, a companion holds out a wreath. On the right, another holds out a lyre; a third.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Companion on the left: Nικοπολις. Companion with lyre: Καλλις. The third companion is not inscribed. The reader: Σαππως = Σαππους. On the roll, vertical on the rolled up parts: επεα and πτεροε[ν]τα. On the sheet: θεοι. ηερι|ων vac. |επε|ων v. |αρχ|ομ|αι Α|ΙN?Λ̣|N?Τ|ΤΙ|N. The last word miswritten for αειδειν.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} Beazley (1948), 339: recalls Hector Painter.
  • CAVI Number: 0764
  • AVI Bibliography: V.Pol. (1928), 9-10 and n. 2 (text on the book roll). — Beazley (1948), 337. — ARV[2] (1963), 1060/145. — Immerwahr (1964), 26/l8, fig. 2 (bibl.). — Para. (1971), 445. — Beck (1975), pl. 74/366. — Add.[2] (1989), 323. — Maas–Snyder (1989), 90. — AttScr (1990), no. 664, fig. 120 (phot.). — Matheson (1995), 167, *287 and n. 88, 289, 480/PGU 171, pl. 149. — Threatte (1996), 259.

Last updated 22/02/2021 07:50:00 by Mannack, Thomas. Created 19/10/2003 04:43:00 by Parker, Greg. Approved by Mannack, Thomas. Copyright © 2003-2021 Classical Art Research Centre, University of Oxford.

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