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Lekythos

Object Number:
MS5463
Current Location:
Greece Gallery
Culture:
Attic
Provenience:
Greece
Attica
Athens
Manufacture Location:
Attica
Maker:
Achilles Painter
Period:
Classical Greek Period
Date Made:
460-450 BC
Early Date:
-460
Late Date:
-450
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Ceramic
Technique:
White Ground
Iconography:
Mistress
Maid
Tray
Mirror
Oinochoe
Dipinto
Funeral
Chair
Description:
Mistress and maid. Mistress seated in chair at left, facing right, holding a wreath. Maid standing at right looking toward mistress, holding a large tray in her left hand. In the field above the mistress are, L. to r., a triangular object from which depend two strings terminating in glaze dots; and a mirror. In the field between mistress and maid, above, is the dipinto inscription:(see card)In the field above and behind maid is an oinochoe. Intact.
Height:
38.5cm
Outside Diamater:
12cm

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mini Greek Exhibit (09 Oct 1989 - 1994)
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Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989)
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Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)
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Bibliography:

[Electronic] 1997. The Perseus Project.
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[Book] Beazley, John D. 1963. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 996, no. 143
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[Book] Beazley, J. D. 1942. Attic Red-figure Vase-Painters. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 642, no. 118
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[Book] Beazley, J. D. 1928. Greek Vases in Poland. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 49, footnote
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[Article] Luce, Stephen B. 1919. The Diphilos-Dromippos Lecythi, and Their Relation to Mr. Beazley's "Achilles Master". AJA. 23 (1): pp. 19-32. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 19-32
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[Article] Luce, Stephen B. 1917. A Group of Greek Vases. The Museum Journal. VIII ( no. 1 (March)): pp. 15-28. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 21ff, ill. p. 18, 19
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[Catalogue, Auction] 1913. Antiquités égyptiennes, grecques et romaines...provenant de l'ancienne collection Borelli Bey. 11-13 juin 1913. Hôtel Drouot. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 24, lot 223; pl. 23
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