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231038, ATHENIAN, Oxford, Ashmolean Museum, 1931.39

  • Vase Number: 231038
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: CUP, STEMLESS
  • Provenance: ITALY, APULIA, VALENZANO (?)
  • Date: -400 to -300
  • Inscriptions: Named: DIOMEDES, EUDIA
  • Attributed To: Manner of JENA P by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: A: WOMAN DANCING (NAMED), EROS
  • Last Recorded Collection: Oxford, Ashmolean Museum: 1931.39
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1516.1
    Beazley, J.D., Paralipomena (Oxford, 1971): 500
    Boardman, J., Athenian Red Figure Vases, The Classical Period (London, 1989): FIG.363 (I)
    Carpenter, T.H., Art and Myth in Ancient Greece (London, 1991): FIG.333 (I)
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T. and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 384
    Descoeudres, J-P. (ed.), Eumousia, Ceramic and Iconographic Studies in Honour of Alexander Cambitoglou (Sydney, 1990): PL.30.2-3 (I, B)
    Eschbach, N. and Schmidt, S. (eds.), Töpfer, Maler, Werkstatt. Zuschreibungen in der griechischen Vasenmalerei und die Organisation antiker Keramikproduktion (Munich, 2016): 152, FIG.5 (A AND DRAWING OF PROFILE)
    Fellmuth, N. et al., Der Jenaer Maler, Eine Töpferwerkstatt im klassischen Athen (Wiesbaden, 1996): 49, FIGS.36-37 (I, B)
    Gurtekin-Demir, R. et al. (eds.), Keramos. Ceramics: a Cultural Approach (Izmir, 2015): 310-312, PLS.7-8 (I AND A), FIGS.4 AND 7 (DRAWING OF PROFILE AND OF UH)
    Henig, M. and Plantzos, D. (eds.), Classicism to Neo-classicism, Essays dedicated to Gertrud Seidmann (Oxford, 1999): 45, FIG.4 (I)
    Naiden, F.S., Smoke Signals for the Gods. Ancient Greek Sacrifice from the Archaic through Roman Periods (Oxford, 2013): 46, FIG.2.2 (I)
    Oenbrink, W., Das Bild im Bilde (Frankfurt, 1997): 428, PL.16 (I)
    Paul-Zinserling, V., Der Jena-Maler und sein Kreis, Zur Ikonologie einer attischen Schalenwerkstatt um 400 v. Chr. (Mainz, 1994): PLS.49.1, 18.1-2 (I,A,B)
    Vickers, M., Ancient Greek Pottery (Oxford, 1999): 64, NO.47 (COLOUR OF I)
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 5977
  • LIMC ID: 33828
  • LIMC Web:
  • CAVI Collection: Oxford 1931.39.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF stemless cup. From Apulia (Valenzano?). Diomed Painter (Manner of Jena Painter I){1}. Early fourth.
  • CAVI Subject: Int.: Diomedes with the Palladion rushing toward an altar. A: Eros, and a woman dancing. B: a seated woman and Eros.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Int.: at left, facing out: Διομηδης. A: to right of the woman's head: Ευδια. B: not inscribed?
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} the Diomed Painter may be the same as the Jena Painter (Para. 500).
  • CAVI Comments: P.-Z. says Eudia is a maenad but the vase is not listed by Kossatz-Deissmann (1991), 179. Pape has: Eudia 1) nereid, 4.8406. 2) name of ships.
  • CAVI Number: 5977
  • AVI Bibliography: Photos. — ARV[2] (1963), 1516/1. — Scherer (1963), 106 (not Apulian). — Para. (1971), 500. — Vickers (1978), fig. 61 (Int.). — Add.[2] (1989), 384. — Boardman (1989), fig. 363 (Int., shows inscription well). — AttScr (1990), no. 830. — Paul-Zinserling (1994), 75/9, 91-93 and n. 1180 (bibl.), pls. 49,1 (Int.) and 18,1-2 (B, A).
  • CAVI / AVI Data from Henry Immerwahr's Corpus of Attic Vase Inscriptions (CAVI), updated by Rudoph Wachter's Attic Vase Inscriptions (AVI)
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  • Coordinates: 41.043789,16.88464
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 41.040528,16.883007
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