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Ancient Art

Red-figure Lekythos

4th century B.C.

Terracotta, red-figure

7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm)
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.265
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Greek, South Italian, Apulian
Period: 
Late Classical
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Lecce, Ex collection Dr. Paul Arndt

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), 29, no. 270.

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), 160-161, no. 265, fig. 65.

Arthur Dale Trendall, Red Figure Vases of South Italy and Sicily (New York: Thames and Hudson, 1989), 96.

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.