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217069, ATHENIAN, Oxford, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, Ashmolean Museum, G284

  • Vase Number: 217069
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: CHOUS
  • Date: -450 to -400
  • Inscriptions: Named: KISSOS, TRAGOIDIA
  • Attributed To: Akin to ERETRIA P by BEAZLEY
    Manner of CODRUS P by AVRAMIDOU
  • Last Recorded Collection: Oxford, Ashmolean Museum: V534
  • Previous Collections:
    • Oxford, Ashmolean Museum: G284
  • Publication Record: Avramidou, A., The Codrus Painter, Iconography and reception of Athenian vases in the age of Pericles (Madison, 2011): 18, FIGS.3.1-3.2 (BD, PART OF BD)
    BEAZLEY NOTEBOOK: 25, 12.4
    Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1258.1
    Beazley, J.D., Attic red-figured Vases in American Museums (Cambridge, 1918): 178, FIG.109
    Beazley, J.D., Attische Vasenmaler des rotfigurigen Stils (Tübingen, 1925): 430.2
    Bulletin of the Walters Art Gallery: 52/53 (1994/95) 83, FIG.7
    Buschor, E., Griechische Vasenmalerei (Munich, 1914): 210
    Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum: OXFORD, ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM 1, 34, PLS.(135,131) 43.2, 39.3-4 View Whole CVA Plates
    Heinemann, A., Der Gott des Gelages. Dionysos, Satyrn und Mänaden auf attischem Trinkgeschirr des 5. Jahrhunderts v. Chr. (Berlin, 2016): 476, FIG.319 (BD)
    Journal of Hellenic Studies: 25 (1905) PL.1.2
    Kraus, C., Goldhill, S., Foley, H.P., and Elsner, J. (eds.), Visualizing the Tragic, Drama, Myth, and Ritual in Greek Art and Literature (Oxford, 2007): 232, FIG.10.4 (BD)
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: VI, PL.33, KISSOS I 4 (PART)
    Lezzi-Hafter, A., Der Eretria-Maler, Werke und Weggefährten (Mainz, 1988): 192, FIG.61B, PL.195A, NO.211 (INCLUDING PROFILE)
    Lindblom, A., Take a Walk on the Wild Side. The Behaviour, Attitude and Identity of Women Approached by Satyrs on Attic Red-Figure Vases from 530 to 400 B.C. (Stockholm, 2011): 253, NO.162 (BD)
    Lissarrague, F., La cite des satyres. Une anthropologie ludique (Athenes, VIe-Ve siecle avant J.-C.) (Paris, 2013): 50, FIG.25 (DRAWING OF BD)
    Moraw, S., Die Mänade in der attischen Vasenmalerei des 6. und 5. Jahrhunderts v.Chr. (Mainz, 1998): PL.22.55 (PART OF BD)
    Nicole, G., Meidias et le style fleuri (Geneva, 1908): 115
    Schmidt, S., Rhetorische Bilder auf attischen Vasen, Visuelle Kommunikation im 5. Jahrhundert v. Chr. (Berlin, 2005): 189, FIG.97 (BD)
    Storey, I.C. and Allan, A. (eds.), A Guide to Ancient Greek Drama. Second Edition (Chichester, West Sussex, 2014): 166, FIG.3.3 (A)
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 5918
  • LIMC ID: 877
  • LIMC Web:
  • CAVI Collection: Oxford 534.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF oinochoe (chous). Akin to Eretria Painter{1}; Class of Ferrara T 108A (Green). Third quarter fifth. Ca. 430 (Beazley).
  • CAVI Subject: A satyr attacking a maenad sleeping on a rock.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: The maenad: Τραγωιδια. The satyr: Κισσος{2}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} "More or less," Beazley. L.-H. attributes to the Kodros Painter [[Codrus Painter]]; certainly not by the Eretria Painter: "Ich kann mich nicht mehr von der Vorstellung befreien, dass die Bemalung ... vom Kodros-Maler stammt." {2} the reading Κισσος is from CVA, GB 3, p. 34.
  • CAVI Comments: = G 284. For the subject see Schaal and von Mercklin, in RM 38-39, 102-103; C. Fränkel (1912), 62 and 110/ε. Beazley gives parallels in CVA. Tragoidia as a maenad occurs also on a fr. in Florence (Campana) and a vase in Compiègne (CVA, pls. 18,1 and 191).
  • CAVI Number: 5918
  • AVI Bibliography: C. Fränkel (1912), 62, 100/ε (Tragodia only). — Schaal (1922), 18-26, pl. 7a. — J.D. Beazley, CVA Oxford 1, Great Britain 3 (1927), pls. 39,3-4 and 43,2. — RE VI A/2 (1937), s.v. Tragodia 1 (Herter). — Hoorn (1951), 163/783. — ARV[2] (1963), 1258/1. — Green (1971), 199,4. — Lezzi-Hafter (1988), 191, 203-204, 207, 338/211, pl. 195,a. — Add.[2] (1989), 355. — Kossatz-Deissmann (1991), 157 (Kissos 6), 191 (Tragodia 4).
  • 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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