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9017565, ATHENIAN, Boston (MA), Museum of Fine Arts, 13.94

  • Vase Number: 9017565
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: CUP
  • Date: -500 to -450
  • Inscriptions: CHAIRESTRATOS
  • Attributed To: Related to DOURIS by BEAZLEY
  • Last Recorded Collection: Boston (MA), Museum of Fine Arts: 13.94
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1570.30
    Buitron-Oliver, D., Douris, A Master-Painter of Athenian Red-Figure Vases (Mainz, 1995): PL.53, NO.82
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T. and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 389
    Kéi, N., L'esthétique des fleurs, kosmos, poikilia et kharis dans la céramique attique du VIe et du Ve siècle av. n. ère, ICON 22 (Berlin and Boston, 2022): 10, 499, PL.5 (INCL. COLOUR)
    Lear, A., and Cantarella, E., Images of ancient Greek pederasty, Boys were their gods (London and New York, 2008): 158, FIG.4.18 (I)
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  • AVI Record Number: 2772
  • LIMC ID: 22470
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  • CAVI Collection: Boston 13.94.
  • CAVI Lemma: Fr. of RF cup. From Cerveteri. Related to Douris (see below). First quarter fifth. 500-490.
  • CAVI Subject: Int.: fragmentary: Eros carrying an eromenos{1}. Ext.: plain.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Int.: to right of the latter: [Χαιρεστρα]τ̣ος κα(λ)ος{2}.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} erotic scene related to type γ in Beazley (1947). Shapiro thinks the Int. is Eros and an undentified eromenos, not Zephyrus and Hyacinthus, as Beazley has it; cf. Boston 95.31 (but the figures here are upright, not horizontal). {2} the ph. shows: above the lyre, following its top, diagonally downward: [--]τος κα...
  • CAVI Comments: Free replica of Boston 95.31, ARV[2] 443/225 (q.v.), by Douris; the style related to Douris (Beazley). B.-O. apparently attributes to Douris himself. Cf. also Berlin 2305. - καλος slightly separated. The lambda miswritten.
  • CAVI Number: 2772
  • AVI Bibliography: CB (1931–63), iii, under no. 127 (mention). — Beazley (1947), 223/1. — ARV[2] (1963), 1570/30. — Shapiro (1981a), pl. 28, fig. 14 (Int.). — Add.[2] (1989), 389. — Buitron-Oliver (1995), 21, 77/82, pl. 53.
  • 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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  • Coordinates: 41.992798,12.092428
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 42.0047755,12.10281885

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