Hypnos and Thanatos carry the corpse of Sarpedon at the presence of Hermes. Red-figure calyx-krater. Detail. Attic
Signed by Euxitheos as potter; Signed by Euphronios as painter.
Terracotta. Ca. 510 BCE.
New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Hypnos and Thanatos carry the corpse of Sarpedon at the presence of Hermes. Red-figure calyx-krater. Detail. Attic.

Signed by Euxitheos as potter; Signed by Euphronios as painter.
Terracotta. Ca. 510 BCE.

New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Origin:
From Cerveteri.
Description:
Hypnos on the left, Thanatos on the right, Hermes in the center; two Trojan warriors stand on the sides: Laodamas on the left, Hippolytos on the right.
Credits:
© 2006. Photo, text: ILIADE. Electa, Milano, 2006, p. 71, fig. 6.
© 2006 Ministero per i Beni e le Attività Culturali.
© 2006 Mondadori Electa S.p.A., Milano.
© Photo: Beeetmann / CORBIS.
ISBN 88-370-4647-2
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