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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
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Greek, South Italian, Apulian
Period: 
Classical
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

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), 15, no. 130.

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.

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

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.

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

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

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.