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220535, ATHENIAN, Boston (MA), Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MA), Museum of Fine Arts, 00.345

  • Vase Number: 220535
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: CUP
  • Provenance: ITALY, ETRURIA, TARQUINIA
  • Date: -450 to -400
  • Inscriptions: Named: ANTINOMOS, ASMETOS, AITHON, POLYAINOS, TELES, TEGES, NESEUS
    Named: DEIANEIRA, EURYBOTOS, KRETHEUS, PERITHOS, NYKTEUS, THESEUS, NEON
    Named: HERAKLES, NESSOS
    Named: PEREUS, NEON, ANTENOMOS, ASMETOS, AITHON, POLYAINOS, TEGES
  • Attributed To: ARISTOPHANES by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: A,B: CENTAUROMACHY, THESEUS WITH SWORD, PEIRITHOOS WITH SPIT, YOUTHS, ONE WITH SWORD, ONE WITH DOUBLE AXE, CENTAURS, SOME WITH BROKEN HYDRIAI, ONE WITH LAMPSTAND (ALL NAMED)
    I: HERAKLES (BEARDLESS, WITHOUT LION SKIN) AND NESSOS WITH DEIANEIRA (ALL NAMED)
  • Last Recorded Collection: Boston (MA), Museum of Fine Arts: 1900.345
  • Previous Collections:
    • Boston (MA), Museum of Fine Arts: 00.345
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1319.3
    Beazley, J.D., Attische Vasenmaler des rotfigurigen Stils (Tübingen, 1925): 465.3
    Beazley, J.D., Paralipomena (Oxford, 1971): 478
    Boardman, J., Athenian Red Figure Vases, The Classical Period (London, 1989): FIG.291 (I, DRAWING OF I)
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T. and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 363
    Furtwängler, A. and Reichhold, K., Griechische Vasenmalerei (Munich, 1904-32): PL.129 (A, B, I)
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: VI, PL.545, NESSOS 63B (I)
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: VII, PL.173, PEIRITHOOS 8 (PART OF A)
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: VIII, PL.429, KENTAUROI ET KENTAURIDES 194A (A, B)
    Neils, J. and Oakley, J.H. (eds.), Coming of Age in Ancient Greece, Images of Childhood from the Classical Past (New Haven, 2003): 123, FIG.10 (I)
    Pfuhl, E., Malerei und Zeichnung der Griechen (Munich, 1923): FIG.586 (I)
    Shapiro H.A., Myth into Art, Poet and Painter in Classical Athens (London, 1994): 159, FIG.114 (I)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=2837
  • AVI Record Number: 2690
  • LIMC ID: 2864
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-73cc081b626f9-3
  • CAVI Collection: Boston 00.345.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF cup. From Tarquinia. Aristophanes. Late fifth. 410-400.
  • CAVI Subject: Int.: Heracles and Nessus. A-B: centauromachy.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: Int.: hερακλες [[h(ε)ρ]]. Nεσσος{1}. Δειανειρα{2}. A: Ε̣υρυβοτος{3}. Κρεθ̣ευς. Περιθ[ο]ς. N?[υ]κτευς. Θησευ[ς]{4}. Nεων. B: Αντινομος{3}. Ασμετος. Αιθων. Πολυαινος. Τελες{5}. Nεσευς.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} CB wrongly reads Nεσ[σ]ος. {2} see under 00.344. {3} the first omicron in two uneven parts. {4} see under 00.344. {5} "As the word Τελης did not fill the space, the writer added a καλος," CB iii. I did not see this.
  • CAVI Comments: Same hand as 00.344, although a bit sloppier. Mixed alphabet.
  • CAVI Number: 2690
  • AVI Bibliography: CB (1931–63), iii, 84/172, pls. 103 and 105. — ARV[2] (1963), 1319/3. — Immerwahr (1964a), 25/8. — Para. (1971), 478. — Burn (1987), 45 and 103/A 3. — Add.[2] (1989), 363. — Boardman (1989), fig. 291. — AttScr (1990), no. 814.
  • 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 DRAWINGS: 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.
  • Pleiades URI: https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/413332
  • Coordinates: 42.254315,11.759148
  • Pleiades Coordinates: 42.2545322,11.7581734667
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