Lekythos Artist: Unknown

Medium

Ceramic (reddish yellow clay: Munsell 7.5 YR 7/6). Black glaze

Dimensions

15 × 6 cm (5 7/8 × 2 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard

Accession Number

1913.297

Period

Early Hellenistic

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Ex collection Dr. Paul Arndt, Munich.
Bibliography
  • J. M. Padgett et al., Vase Painting in Italy: Red-Figure and Related Works in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, exh. cat. (Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1993), 202–203, no. 126.
  • Arthur Dale Trendall, Red Figure Vases of South Italy and Sicily (New York: Thames and Hudson, 1989).
  • Wendy M. Watson, South Italian Greek Vases: From the collection of George Walter Vincent and Belle Townsley Smith (Springfield, Mass.: G.W. Vincent Smith Art Museum, 1986), 114–115, no. 63.
  • Margaret Ellen Mayo and Kenneth Hamma, The Art of South Italy: Vases from Magna Graecia (Richmond, Va.: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 1982), 251–79.
  • J. R. Green, "More Gnathia Pottery in Bonn," Archaologischer Anzeiger (1977): 551–63.
  • J. R. Green, "Some Painters of Gnathia Vases," Bulletin of the Institute of Classical Studies of the University of London 15 (1968): 34–50.
  • T. B.L. Webster, "Towards a Classification of Apulian Gnathian," Bulletin of the Institute of Classical Studies at the University of London 15 (1968): 1–33.
  • 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), 178, no. 297.
  • 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), 31, no. 302.
  • Carl Watzinger, Griechische Holzsarkophage aus der Zeit Alexanders der Grossen (Leipzig: J. C. Hinrichs, 1905), 9, fig. 19.
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