Oinochoe shape 8. Minor bits of lip and body restored in plaster. Fully glazed inside and out except for bottom; the very bottom of the wall.; and, above it, a thin ground line. Standing on the ground line is a nude youth bending over toward the right, left foot forward, arms straight down, hands near together, evidently preparing to jump. In the field above, behind him, is a jumping weight(?).
Purchased from Davis & Harvey (Coleman Estate Sale); Subscription of Phebe A. Hearst
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1971. Paralipomena: Additions to Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters and Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters (Second Edition).
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1963. Attic Red-figure Vase-painters.
[Book] Beazley, John D. 1918. Attic Red-Figured Vases in American Museums. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 74
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