Ancient Art
Artist: Brygos Painter, Greek, Attic, ca. 490–470 B.C.

Kylix showing a Flute Player at an Altar

480–470 B.C.

Terracotta, red-figure, with added red and dilute glaze

9.8 x 20.8 x 28 cm (3 7/8 x 8 3/16 x 11 in.) other (Foot): 9.1 cm(3 9/16 in.)
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.164
Culture: 
Greek, Attic
Period: 
Late Archaic
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

From Vulci; ex. coll. Dr. Paul Arndt, Munich. Purchased for Yale Art Gallery by Rebecca Darlington Stoddard, 1913

Bibliography: 

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), 19, no. 166.

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), 108–109, no. 164, pl.14, ill.

Alexander Cambitoglou, The Brygos Painter (Sydney, Australia: Sydney University Press, 1968).

Susan B. Matheson and Jerome Jordan Pollitt, Greek Vases at Yale, 1st ed., exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1975), 60–61, no. 52, ill.

Susan B. Matheson, Greek Vases: A Guide to the Yale Collection, 1st ed. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1988), 24–25, ill.

Beazley Addenda: Additional References to ABV, ARV2 & Paralipomena, 2nd (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1989), 226, no. 337.105.

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 262, ill.

Susan B. Matheson, Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Yale University Art Gallery I (Mainz, Germany: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 2011), 54–55, no. 50, pl. 58, fig. 50.

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 such records is ongoing.