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275053, ATHENIAN, Basel, private, Herbert Cahn, Philadelphia (PA), market, HC133

  • Vase Number: 275053
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Sub Technique: CORAL RED
  • Shape Name: CUP, FRAGMENT
  • Date: -525 to -475
  • Attributed To: Perhaps THALIA P by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: A: AMAZONS IN SCYTHIAN CAPS, SOME LEADING HORSES, ONE WITH WRITING TABLET
    B: YOUTHS IN PETASOI, CHLAMYDES AND BOOTS, WITH SPEARS, LEADING HORSES
    I: WARRIOR (AJAX OR ACHILLES) PLAYING, KNEELING
  • Last Recorded Collection: Basel, private, Herbert Cahn: HC133
  • Previous Collections:
    • Philadelphia (PA), market
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1626,1708
    Beazley, J.D., Paralipomena (Oxford, 1971): 332
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T. and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 174
    Ellinghaus, C., Die Parthenonskulpturen, Der Bauschmuck eines öffentlichen Monumentes der demokratischen Gesellschaft Athens zur Zeit des Perikles, Techniken in der bildenden Kunst zur Tradierung von Aussagen (Hamburg, 2011): FIG.184 (PART)
    Fehr, B., Becoming Good Democrats and Wives. Civic Education and Female Socialization on the Parthenon Frieze, Hephaistos Sonderband (Vienna, Zurich, Berlin, and Münster, 2011): 27, FIGS.14A-D (A, B)
    Filser, W., Die Elite Athens auf der attischen Luxuskeramik, Image & Context 16 (Berlin, Munich, Boston, 2017): 518, FIG.352 (A)
    Hesperia: The Journal of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens: 90 (2021) 649, FIG.7 (COLOUR OF A)
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: I, PL.100, ACHILLEUS 419 (I)
    Lissarrague, F., L'Autre Guerrier, Archers, Peltastes, Cavaliers dans l'Imagerie Attique (Paris-Rome, 1990): 224, FIG.126 (DRAWING OF PART OF A)
    Neils, J., The Parthenon Frieze (Cambridge, 2001): 129, FIG.91 (B)
    Revue Archeologique: 1973, 3-7, FIGS.1-6 (I,A,B)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=2191
  • AVI Record Number: 2056
  • LIMC ID: 44194
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-7615eb30cc022-6
  • CAVI Collection: Basel, Cahn 133.
  • CAVI Lemma: Fragmentary RF cup. Near Thalia Painter (Beazley). Last quarter sixth.
  • CAVI Subject: Int.: Achilles and Ajax playing: one hero is preserved at a gaming table. A-B: youths with horses: (on one side?): three youths with their horses move toward a standing scribe (his head is lost), in a similar Thracian costume, with open tablets and stylus poised to write.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Ext.: between the scribe and the first horse: Μελανθι[--]{1}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} according to Cahn the name of the horse.
  • CAVI Comments: Ex Philadelphia Market. Clearly dokimasia.
  • CAVI Number: 2056
  • AVI Bibliography: ARV[2] (1963), 1626, 1708. — Para. (1971), 332. — Cahn (1973), 3-7, figs. 1-6 (all). — Add.[2] (1989), 174 (bibl.). — Lissarrague (1990), 226, fig. 126 (detail), 301/C 34.
  • 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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