Fragment of a Krater with Poseidon Artist, attributed to: Darius Painter (Italian, Apulian, active ca. 340–30 B.C.)


Terracotta, red-figure, with added white and yellow pigments on trident, laurel wreath, and butt of spear or scepter


3 1/8 × 3 1/4 in. (8 × 8.3 cm)

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Gift of Emily T. and Cornelius C. Vermeule III

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Late Classical


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Hartwig collection; Catherine Comstock Vermeule; Jacob Hirsch; Emily T. and Cornelius C. Vermeule III, acquired from the above, 1947; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., acquired from the above, 1998.
  • "Acquisitions, 1998," in "Recent Projects and Issues in Conservation," special issue, Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1999), 197
  • 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), 122–23, no. 45
  • Arthur Dale Trendall, Red Figure Vases of South Italy and Sicily (New York: Thames and Hudson, 1989), 83–92
  • Margaret Ellen Mayo and Kenneth Hamma, The Art of South Italy: Vases from Magna Graecia (Richmond, Va.: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 1982),
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