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Artist: Hearst Painter, Greek, active ca. 425–ca. 390 B.C.

Bell krater

ca. 430 B.C. to 420 B.C.

Ceramic. Red-figure. Added white accessories.

26.7 × 26.7 cm (10 1/2 × 10 1/2 in.)
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.324
Culture: 
Greek, South Italian, Apulian
Period: 
Classical
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Ex collection Dr. Paul Arndt

Bibliography: 

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), 190-191, no. 324, plate XVII, fig. 45.

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), 15, no. 130.

Arthur Dale Trendall, Red Figure Vases of South Italy and Sicily (New York: Thames and Hudson, 1989), 24–26.

Arthur Dale Trendall, Early South Italian Vase-Painting (Mainz, Germany: Verlag P. von Zabern, 1974), 47, no. 24.

Rolf Hurschmann, Symposienszenen auf unteritalischen vasen (Würzburg, Germany: Koenigshausen und Neumann, 1985), 168, A4 pl. 1, ill.

Gisela Marie Augusta Richter, Ancient Furniture: A History of Greek, Etruscan and Roman Furniture (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1928), 80–81, 84, fig. 201.

E. Csapo and M. C. Miller, “The ‘Kottabos-Toast’ and an Inscribed Red-Figured Cup,” Hesperia 60 (1991): 367–82.

Essi Ronkko and Hood Museum of Art, “Hood Museum,” http://hoodmuseum.dartmouth.edu (accessed June 2011-July 2021).

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.