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205225, ATHENIAN, London, British Museum, London, British Museum, London, British Museum, 1843.1103.61

  • Vase Number: 205225
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: CUP
  • Provenance: ITALY, ETRURIA, VULCI
  • Date: -500 to -450
  • Attributed To: DOURIS by BEAZLEY
    DOURIS by HARTWIG
  • Decoration: A: WARRIORS DEPARTING, ONE WITH PHIALE, DRAPED MAN WITH STAFF, WOMAN WITH PHIALE AND OINOCHOE
    B: MEN, SOME WITH STAFFS, YOUTHS, ONE WITH SCEPTRE, ALL DRAPED
    I: ACHILLES SEATED, ODYSSEUS LEANING ON STAFF, SHIELD AND SWORD SUSPENDED, STOOL
  • Current Collection: London, British Museum: 1843.11-3.61
  • Previous Collections:
    • London, British Museum: 1843.1103.61
    • London, British Museum: E56
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 441.180
    Beazley, J.D., Attische Vasenmaler des rotfigurigen Stils (Tübingen, 1925): 204.60
    Beazley, J.D., Paralipomena (Oxford, 1971): 375
    Benndorf, O., Wiener Vorlegeblätter für archaeologische Übungen (Vienna, 1888-1890/91): C, PL.3 (I)
    Buitron-Oliver, D., Douris, A Master-Painter of Athenian Red-Figure Vases (Mainz, 1995): PL.131, NO.O5 (I, A, B)
    Burn, L. and Glynn, R., Beazley Addenda (Oxford, 1982): 118
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T. and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 240
    Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: LONDON, BRITISH MUSEUM 9, 43-44, FIGS.02H, 08E, PLS.(817-818) 41.A-B, 42.A-B
    Muller, Iconological Studies in Roman Art (Amsterdam, 1994): II, FIG.47 (I)
    Murray, A.S., Designs from Greek vases in the British Museum (London, 1894): FIG.36 (I)
    Oakley, J.H. and Palagia, O. (eds.), Athenian Potters and Painters, Volume II (Oxford, 2010): 129, FIG.6 (I)
    Studi Etruschi: 74 (2008) PL.12B (I)
    Villing, A. et al., Troy: myth and reality (London, 2019): 76, FIG.56 (COLOUR OF I)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=4641
  • AVI Record Number: 4469
  • LIMC ID: 44234
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-761684e83b274-0
  • CAVI Collection: London E 56.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF cup. From Vulci, Cucumella area C (fam. Fepia). Oedipus Painter (Guy); Douris (Beazley). Python, potter. First quarter fifth. Period 4 (Beazley).
  • CAVI Subject: Int.: Achilles mourning and Odysseus trying to persuade him to reenter the battle; above Achilles, a sword in its scabbard and a shield in the cover; at right, a stool. Ext.: warriors leaving home: A: departure of three warriors, with women. B: conversation of men and youths, with one warrior.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Int.: above Achilles: hο παις. Above Odysseus, along the margin: καλος.
  • CAVI Comments: Hartwig attributed the cup to Douris, Beazley to Douris' latest period, Guy to the early Oedipus Painter. The foot is alien, but a Python foot (Williams).
  • CAVI Number: 4469
  • AVI Bibliography: C.H. Smith in BM Cat. E (1896), 80. — ARV[2] (1963), 441/180. — Para. (1971), 375. — Guy (1982), 37. — Guy (1984), 17, on no. 13. — Add.[2] (1989), 240. — D. Williams, CVA London 9, Great Britain 17 (1993), 43/28, pls. 41-42, fig. 8,e (profile). — Buitron-Oliver (1995), 88/O 5, pl. 131.
  • CAVI / AVI Data from Henry Immerwahr's Corpus of Attic Vase Inscriptions (CAVI), updated by Rudoph Wachter's Attic Vase Inscriptions (AVI)
  • Pleiades URI: https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/413393
  • Coordinates: 42.421429,11.702499
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 42.419009,11.6298975
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