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215554, ATHENIAN, Vatican City, Museo Gregoriano Etrusco Vaticano, Vatican City, Museo Gregoriano Etrusco Vaticano, H525

  • Vase Number: 215554
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: OINOCHOE
  • Provenance: ITALY, ETRURIA, VULCI
  • Date: -450 to -400
  • Attributed To: Connected with HEIMARMENE P by BEAZLEY
    Connected with POLION by BEAZLEY
  • Last Recorded Collection: Vatican City, Museo Gregoriano Etrusco Vaticano: 16535
  • Previous Collections:
    • Vatican City, Museo Gregoriano Etrusco Vaticano: H525
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1173
    Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1173.3
    Beazley, J.D., Attische Vasenmaler des rotfigurigen Stils (Tübingen, 1925): 430.1
    Beazley, J.D., Paralipomena (Oxford, 1971): 460
    Boardman, J., Athenian Red Figure Vases, The Classical Period (London, 1989): FIG.309 (DRAWING)
    Boardman, J., The history of Greek vases: potters, painters and pictures (London, 2001): 240, FIG.262 (DRAWING OF A)
    Buranelli, F., Gli scavi a Vulci della societa Vincenzo Campanari-Governo Pontifico 1835-1837 (Rome, 1991): 92, FIG.19 (PART)
    Campbell, B. and Tritle, L.A. (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Warfare in the Classical World (Oxford, 2013): 399, FIG.19.1 (PART)
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T. and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 339
    Classical Antiquity: 15 (1996) FIG.5 AT P.184
    Dugas, C., Aison et la peinture ceramique a Athenes a l'epoque de Pericles (Paris, 1930): 81, FIG.16 (PARTS OF BD)
    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.79 (DRAWING OF BD)
    Furtwängler, A. and Reichhold, K., Griechische Vasenmalerei (Munich, 1904-32): III, 307, FIG.147, PL.170.3
    Hedreen, G., Capturing Troy, The Narrative Functions of Landscape in Archaic and Early Classical Greek Art (Ann Arbor, 2001): FIGS.8A-C (BD)
    Immerwahr, H., Attic Script, A Survey (Oxford, 1990): PL.34.140 (PART)
    Junker, K., Griechische Mythenbilder, Eine Einführung in ihre Interpretation (Stuttgart, 2005): 85, FIG.22 (BD)
    Junker, K., Interpreting the Images of Greek Myths, An Introduction (Cambridge, 2012): 89, FIG.26 (DRAWING OF BD)
    Keuls, E.C., Painter and Poet in Ancient Greece, Iconography and the Literary Arts (Stuttgart and Leipzig, 1997): 395, FIG.39 (BD)
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: IV, PL.340, HELENE 272BIS
    Lezzi-Hafter, A., Der Eretria-Maler, Werke und Weggefährten (Mainz, 1988): PL.133, NO.210
    Mangold, M., Kassandra in Athen, die Eroberung Trojas auf attischen Vasenbildern (Berlin, 2000): 98, FIG.56 (BD)
    Museum Etruscum Gregoriam (Rome, 1842): II, PL.5.2
    Neils, J. (ed.), The Parthenon, From Antiquity to the Present (Cambridge, 2005): 186-187, FIGS.58A-B (PARTS OF BD)
    Oenbrink, W., Das Bild im Bilde (Frankfurt, 1997): PL.18 (DRAWING OF PART)
    Palagia, O. (ed.), Greek Offerings, Essays on Greek Art in honour of John Boardman (Oxford, 1997): 123, FIG.5 (DRAWING)
    Pellegrini, E., Eros nella Grecia arcaica e classica, iconografia e iconologia (Rome, 2009): PL.27 (PART)
    Recke, M., Gewalt und Leid, Das Bild des Krieges bei den Athenern im 6. und 5. Jh. v. Chr. (Istanbul, 2002): PL.22E (BD)
    Reichhold, K., Skizzenbuch griechischer Meister: ein Einblick in das griechische Kunststudium auf Grund der Vasenbilder (Munich, 1919): PLS.42.3, 67.4 (PART)
    Shapiro, H.A., Personifications in Greek Art, The Representation of Abstract Concepts 600-400 BC (Zurich, 1993): 192, FIG.150 (DRAWING)
    Stutzinger, D., Griechen, Etrusker und Römer: Eine Kulturgeschichte der Antiken Welt im Spiegel der Sammlungen des Archäologischen Museums Frankfurt (Regensburg, 2012): 206, FIG.195 (A)
    de Cesare, M., Le statue in immagine, Studi sulle raffigurazioni di statue nella pittura vascolare greca (Rome, 1997): 186, FIG.120 (PARTS OF BD)
  • AVI Web:
  • AVI Record Number: 7008
  • LIMC ID: 6028
  • LIMC Web:
  • CAVI Collection: Rome, Vatican 16,535.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF oinochoe. From Vulci. Unattributed{1}. 430-420.
  • CAVI Subject: Menelaus and Helen.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Inscriptions above the heads: Πειθω. Μενελεως. Αφροδιτη. hελενη [[h(ε)]].
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} "some connection with Berlin inv. 30,036 [by the Heimarmene Painter], and more faintly with Polion," ARV[2].
  • CAVI Comments: = Vatican H 525. Ionic alphabet, but with syllabic heta. Differently Threatte (1980), 46.
  • CAVI Number: 7008
  • AVI Bibliography: FR (1904–32), iii, 307-11, fig. 147, pl. 170,1. — Löwy (1929), pl. 21. — Buschor (1940), 227, fig. 235. — Wegner (1955), 80. — Clement (1958), 54 and n. 30 (bibl.; not ill.). — ARV[2] (1963), 1173. — Sichtermann (1963), no. 977. — Para. (1971), 460, top. — Walter (1971), 182, fig. 164. — Brommer (1973), 407 B 13. — LIMC ii (1984), 969, Athena 112. — Shapiro (1986), 11. — Lezzi-Hafter (1988), 184, 187, 338/210, pl. 133. — LIMC iv (1988), 543, Helene 272 bis. — Add.[2] (1989), 339. — AttScr (1990), no. 780, fig. 140. — Shapiro (1993), 260/130, 192, fig. 150 (dr. after FR, pl. 170,1).
  • CAVI / AVI Data from Henry Immerwahr's Corpus of Attic Vase Inscriptions (CAVI), updated by Rudoph Wachter's Attic Vase Inscriptions (AVI)
  • Image Credits: FURTWANGLER-REICHHOLD DRAWING: Please consult with Williams College Special Collections staff and Williams College Visual Resources Center staff, regarding questions about publishing and accessing materials from Williams College Special Collections. Researchers are responsible for handling any copyright issues that may be associated with collections and materials.
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  • Coordinates: 42.421429,11.702499
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 42.419009,11.6298975

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