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220528, ATHENIAN, London, British Museum, London, British Museum, 1856,1001.140

  • Vase Number: 220528
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: HYDRIA
  • Provenance: LIBYA, CYRENAICA
  • Date: -450 to -400
  • Attributed To: ATHENS WEDDING, P OF THE by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: Body: HELEN SEATED ON CHAIR WITH EROS, WOMEN, SOME SEATED, SOME WITH TYMPANA, ONE WITH FAN, INCENSE BURNER
  • Last Recorded Collection: London, British Museum: E226
  • Previous Collections:
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1318.3
    Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: LONDON, BRITISH MUSEUM 6, III.I.C.8, PL.(370) 95.1A-C View Whole CVA Plates
    Fricke, B. (ed.), Holy Smoke, Censers Across Cultures (Chicago and Munich, 2023): 124, FIG.9 (PART)
    Ghali-Kahil, L., Les Enlevements et le retour d'Helene (Paris, 1955): PL.28.3
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: IV, PL.305, HELENE 78 (PART)
    Papanastasiou, A., Relations Between Redfigured and Black-glazed Vases in Athens of the 4th Century B.C., BAR International Series 1297 (Oxford, 2004): PL.67.1 (BD)
    Shapiro, H.A., Personifications in Greek Art, The Representation of Abstract Concepts 600-400 BC (Zurich, 1993): 123, FIG.77 (PART)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=4705
  • AVI Record Number: 4533
  • LIMC ID: 12448
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-7453f69a86fad-e
  • British Museum Link: https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection/object/G_1856-1001-140
  • CAVI Collection: London E 226.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF hydria. From Cyrenaica. Painter of Athens Wedding (Meidian). Late fifth.
  • CAVI Subject: Shoulder: Toilet of Helen: at left, three women; in the center, Helen seated; Pothos; at right, four women. Body: a group of women (three are preserved).
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Shoulder: above the central figure of the group at left: καλη. - Ελενη. Ποθος. - Above the second from the left of the group at right: καλη. Above the third from left: Κλεω.
  • CAVI Comments: Helen's hair is being arranged by Pothos.
  • CAVI Number: 4533
  • AVI Bibliography: C.H. Smith in BM Cat. E (1896), 178. — H.B. Walters, CVA London 6, Great Britain 8 (1931), III I c, pl. 95,1a-c. — ARV[2] (1963), 1318/3. — Burn (1987), 69, 102/AW 3. — Shapiro (1993), 244/59, 122, 123, fig. 77.
  • 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/373777
  • Coordinates: 32.5492926759,21.6178163432
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 32.5492926759,21.6178163432
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