Lekythos showing Boreas Artist: Providence Painter (Greek, Attic, ca. 500-475 B.C.)

ca. 460 B.C.

Ancient Art

On view, 1st floor, Ancient Art

Terracotta, red-figure


8 7/16 × 2 7/8 in. (21.4 × 7.3 cm)
Foot: 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm)

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Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard

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Early Classical


Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of records is ongoing.



Ex. coll. Dr. Paul Arndt, Munich; purchased for Yale University by Rebecca Darlington Stoddard, 1913
  • Susan B. Matheson, Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Yale University Art Gallery I (Mainz, Germany: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 2011), 27, no. 22, pls. 31.1–4, 32.1, 63.3, fig. 22.
  • Beazley Addenda: Additional References to ABV, ARV2 and Paralipomena, 2nd (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1989), 275.
  • Jerome Jordan Pollitt, "Pots, Politics, and Personifications in Early Classical Athens," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 40, no. 1 (Spring 1987): 14, fig. 6.
  • Christa Bauchenss-Thüriedl, Erika Simon, and Ingrid Krauskopf, Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae, 8 vols. (Zurich: Artemis, 1981–97), vol. 3, p. 135, no. 2, pl. 108.
  • Frank Brommer, Goetersagen in Vasenlisten (Marburg, Germany: N.G. Elwert, 1980), 12, no. 28.
  • Susan B. Matheson and Jerome Jordan Pollitt, Greek Vases at Yale, 1st ed., exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1975), 57–58, no. 50, ill.
  • Professor Paul V. C. Baur, Catalogue of the Rebecca Darlington Stoddard Collection of Greek and Italian Vases at Yale University, 1st ed. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1922), 99–100, no. 148, ill.
  • Professor Paul V. C. Baur, Preliminary Catalogue of the Rebecca Darlington Stoddard Collection of Greek and Italian Vases in Yale University (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1914), 17, no. 150.
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