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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Artist: Agrigento Painter, Greek, Attic, ca. 475 - 450 b.c.

Red-figure column krater

ca. 475–450 B.C.

Terracotta, red-figure with added red

39 × 31.2 cm (15 3/8 × 12 5/16 in.)
other (Foot): 3.5 × 14.8 cm(1 3/8 × 5 13/16 in.)
Gift of Allison V. Armour, B.A. 1884
Greek, Attic
Containers - Ceramics

Found in the vicinity of Taranto; ex coll. H. de Morgan; ex coll. Thomas B. Clarke; ex coll. Allison V. Armour


Susan B. Matheson and Jerome Jordan Pollitt, Greek Vases at Yale, 1st ed., exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1975), 61–63, no. 53, ill.

Thomas Mannack, The Late Mannerists in Athenian Vase Painting (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001), 17–19.

Professor Paul V. C. Baur, “The Armour Kelebe,” Bulletin of the Associates in Fine Arts at Yale University 7 (1936): 10–11.

American Art Association, New York, Illustrated catalogue of the important and interesting collection of beautiful pottery vases of Eastern origin: dating from the sixth century B.C. to the eighteenth century A.D., being the collection of the widely known connoiseur Mr. Thomas B. Clarke, sale cat. (January 4, 1917), 113–114, fig. 373.

Beazley Addenda: Additional References to ABV, ARV2 and Paralipomena, 2nd (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1989), 262.

Susan B. Matheson, Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum, Yale University Art Gallery I (Mainz, Germany: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 2011), 9–10, no. 8, pls. 12–13, 20.1–2, fig. 8.

“Antiquities at the Hood,” Hood Museum of Art Quarterly 31 (Spring/Summer 2011): 2, ill.

Essi Ronkko and Hood Museum of Art, “Hood Museum,” (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.