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389, ATHENIAN, Basel, Antikenmuseum und Sammlung Ludwig, Basel, market, Münzen und Medaillen A.G., BS454

  • Vase Number: 389
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Sub Technique: WHITE GROUND
  • Shape Name: LEKYTHOS, FRAGMENT
  • Date: -475 to -425
  • Inscriptions: ALKIMACHOS
    AXIOPEITHES
    Kalos/Kale: [AX]IOPEITHES KALOS ALKIMACHO
    Transcription: AXIOPEITHES
  • Decoration: Body: DOMESTIC, WOMAN SEATED WITH PLEMOCHOE, WOMAN WITH BOX, MIRROR AND OINOCHOE SUSPENDED
  • Last Recorded Collection: Basel, Antikenmuseum und Sammlung Ludwig: BS454
  • Previous Collections:
    • Basel, market, Münzen und Medaillen A.G.
  • Publication Record: Antike Kunst: 13 (1970), PL.37 (COLOUR)
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T. and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 393
    Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: BASEL, ANTIKENMUSEUM UND SAMMLUNG LUDWIG 3, 75, PLS.(359,361,366) 47.1-2, 47.1-2, 49.1-2, 54.5 View Whole CVA Plates
    Koch-Brinkmann, U., Polychrome Bilder auf weissgrundigen Lekythen, Zeugen der klassischen griechischen Malerei (Munich, 1999): FIGS.30-31 (COLOUR OF PARTS)
    Kunstwerke der Antike: Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., Basel, sale catalogue: 40 (13.12.1969), PL.48, NO.113
    Mertens, J., Attic White Ground, its development on shapes other than lekythoi (New York, 1977): PL.40.3 (PART)
    Oakley, J.H., The Achilles Painter (Mainz, 1997): PL.128A-B
    Tzachou-Alexandri, O., Leukes Likythoi tou Zoographou tou Achilleos sto Ethniko Archaiologiko Mouseio (Athens, 1998): 69, FIG.9 (COLOUR OF PART OF BD)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=2120
  • AVI Record Number: 1988
  • CAVI Collection: Basel, Antikenmuseum BS 454.
  • CAVI Lemma: Fragmentary WG lekythos. Achilles Painter. Third quarter fifth. Ca. 445 (Cahn). 445-435 (Oakley).
  • CAVI Subject: Mistress and Maid: woman seated to right on a chair and holding a plemochoe; above her head, at top, oinochoe hung up, and to its left a shash hung up; woman frontal, head to left, with chest; above and to right, at top, mirror hung up.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Below top margin, between the figures, stoich. three-liner, roughly centered: [Αξ]ιοπειθης | καλος | Αλκιμαχο. //........ ..... ........{1}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} the fifth letter is the center; the third line, having an even number of letters, could not be centered. The kappa of kalos is under the iota of line 1, the first alpha of line three is one space to left of the kappa.
  • CAVI Comments: Ex Basel Market (M.M.). The lower part missing. Ionic alphabet.
  • CAVI Number: 1988
  • AVI Bibliography: BADB 389 (no other bibl.). — M&M-Auction (1969), pl. 48/113 [[sm., not very cl.]]. — V. Slehoferova, CVA Basel 3, Switzerland 7 (1988), pls. 47,1-2, 49,1-2, 54,5 [[sm. but quite cl.]]. — Add.[2] (1989), 393. — Oakley (1997), 147/243, pl. 128A-B (show inscription distorted [[but quite cl.]]).
  • 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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