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230396, ATHENIAN, New York (N.Y.), Metropolitan Museum, 08.258.20

  • Vase Number: 230396
  • Fabric: ATHENIAN
  • Technique: RED-FIGURE
  • Shape Name: PELIKE
  • Date: -400 to -300
  • Inscriptions: Named: PASITHEA
  • Attributed To: PASITHEA P by BEAZLEY
  • Decoration: A: HERAKLES (BEARDLESS) IN THE GARDEN OF THE HESPERIDES, ONE SEATED (NAMED), DRAPED MAN WITH HORN (?) LEANING ON STAFF, TREE WITH SNAKE
    B: DRAPED YOUTHS, SOME WITH STRIGILS
  • Last Recorded Collection: New York (N.Y.), Metropolitan Museum: 08.258.20
  • Publication Record: Beazley, J.D., Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1963): 1472.1
    Boardman, J., Athenian Red Figure Vases, The Classical Period (London, 1989): FIG.378 (A)
    Carpenter, T.H., with Mannack, T. and Mendonca, M., Beazley Addenda, 2nd edition (Oxford, 1989): 381
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: IV, PL.71, FLUVII 23 (PART OF A)
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: V, PL.289, HESPERIDES 29 (A)
    Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae: VI, PL.81, LADON I 2 (A)
    Papanastasiou, A., Relations Between Redfigured and Black-glazed Vases in Athens of the 4th Century B.C., BAR International Series 1297 (Oxford, 2004): PL.4.1 (A)
  • AVI Web: https://www.avi.unibas.ch/DB/searchform.html?ID=5802
  • AVI Record Number: 5580
  • LIMC ID: 8615
  • LIMC Web: http://ark.dasch.swiss/ark:/72163/080e-741daa3c8d6ff-0
  • CAVI Collection: New York 08.258.20.
  • CAVI Lemma: RF pelike. Pasithea Painter. Early fourth.
  • CAVI Subject: A: Heracles in the Garden of the Hesperides. B: two youths and a boy.
  • CAVI Inscriptions: A: Ηρακλες{1}. Πασιθεα. Ωκ̣εανος.
  • CAVI Footnotes: {1} or hερακλες [[h(ε)]](?).
  • CAVI Comments: Pasithea is new as a Hesperid, but occurs as a Nereid in Hes., Theog. 246 and as a Grace in Il. 14, 269; the scene is at the shore of the river Okeanos (Hes., Theog. 215) (Richter). The readings are from Richter–Hall's text. Mixed alphabet (mainly Ionic).
  • CAVI Number: 5580
  • AVI Bibliography: Schefold (1934a), 138, Beilage 13,2. — Richter–Hall (1936), i, 211/166, pls. 162-63 and 173. — ARV[2] (1963), 1472/1. — Add.[2] (1989), 381. — AttScr (1990), no. 823.
  • 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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