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206878, ATHENIAN, London, British Museum, E263

  • Vase Number: 206878
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: AMPHORA, BELLY, TYPE B
  • Provenance: ITALY, ETRURIA, VULCI
  • Date: -475 to -425
  • Attributed To: ALTAMURA P by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: A: MENELAOS PURSUING HELEN, WOMAN FLEEING, SWORD
    B: MAENADS, ONE WITH THYRSOS AND PHIALE, ONE WITH OINOCHOE AND IVY SPRIG
  • Current Collection: London, British Museum: E263
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 594.54
    Beazley, J.D., Attische Vasenmaler des rotfigurigen Stils (T├╝bingen, 1925): 335.28
    Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: LONDON, BRITISH MUSEUM 3, III.Ic.5, PL.(171) 6.2A-B View Whole CVA Plates
    Gerhard, E., Auserlesene Vasenbilder (Berlin, 1840-58): III, PL.169.3-4 (COLOUR DRAWING OF A, DRAWING OF B)
    Girard, T., L'oblique dans le monde grec (Oxford, 2015): 96, FIG.61 (A)
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: IV, PL.337, HELENE 264 (A)
    Oakley, J.H. (ed.), Athenian Potters and Painters, Volume III (Oxford and Philadelphia, 2014): 249, FIG.8, PL.30B (A, COLOUR OF A)
    Prange, M., Der Niobidenmaler und seine Werkstatt, Untersuchungen zu einer Vasenwerkstatt fr├╝hklassischer Zeit (Frankfurt, 1989): PL.24.A68 (B)
    Recke, M., Gewalt und Leid, Das Bild des Krieges bei den Athenern im 6. und 5. Jh. v. Chr. (Istanbul, 2002): PL.22C (A)
    Todisco, L., Pittura e ceramica figurata tra Grecia, Magna Grecia e Sicilia (Bari and Rome, 2006): 116, FIG.17 (A)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=4715
  • AVI Record Number: 4543
  • LIMC ID: 29922
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-754bc79d918bb-d
  • CAVI Collection: London E 263.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF amphora. From Vulci. Altamura Painter. Second quarter fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: A: Menelaus and Helen. B: three maenads.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Inside the mouth, Gr.: ΧΧΙΙ::Ι{1}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} after Johnston (1979); see also the old BM Cat., pl. B/807.
  • CAVI Number: 4543
  • AVI Bibliography: C.H. Smith in BM Cat. E (1896), 198-99. — H.B. Walters, CVA London 3, Great Britain 4 (1927), III I c, pl. 62. — ARV[2] (1963), 594/54 (bibl.). — Johnston (1979), 177/suppl. list 1/11.
  • 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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