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7139, ATHENIAN, San Antonio (TX), Art Museum, London, market, Sotheby's, 86.134.60

  • Vase Number: 7139
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: CUP B
  • Date: -525 to -475
  • Attributed To: EUCHARIDES P by GUY
  • Decoration: A,B: UNDECORATED
    I: IRIS, CARRYING WRITING TABLETS AT ALTAR
  • Last Recorded Collection: San Antonio (TX), Art Museum: 86.134.60
  • Previous Collections:
    • London, market, Sotheby's
  • Publication Record: PHOTOGRAPH(S) IN THE BEAZLEY ARCHIVE: 1 (I)
    Shapiro, H.A. et al. (eds.), Greek Vases in the San Antonio Museum of Art (San Antonio, 1995): 146, NO.72 (I, A)
    Sotheby, sale catalogue: 13-14.7.1981, 128, NO.275 (I)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=7707
  • AVI Record Number: 7446
  • CAVI Collection: San Antonio, TX, Museum of Art 86.134.60.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF cup. Eucharides Painter (Guy). First quarter fifth. Ca. 490-480 (Shapiro). Late (Langridge).
  • CAVI Subject: Int.: Iris(1) to right, but looking back, before a flaming altar, holds a caduceus in her left hand and a satchel (tablets bound up with a handle; no stylus) in the right. Ext.: plain.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Int.: to left of the lower part of the figure, starting below the right wing, vertically down and facing the figure: κ(α)λο(ς), retr.{2}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} so Shapiro after A. Kossatz-Deissmann in LIMC v, 741ff.; Langridge says Iris or Nike. {2} the alpha lacks the cross stroke; the final sigma is unclear in the ph.
  • CAVI Comments: Ex collection G.M. Denman, Jr. For other representations of Iris with tablets Shapiro refers to nos. 16, 29, 34, and 35 in LIMC. Here the tablets replace a more appropriate phiale.
  • CAVI Number: 7446
  • AVI Bibliography: Sotheby (1981b), lot 275. — LIMC v (1990), 745, Iris 22, pl. 486. — Langridge (1993), 405/E 170 (not ill.) (no bibl.). — H. Alan Shapiro in Shapiro–Picón–Scott III (1995), 146/72 (Int., side).
  • 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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