THE GALLERY OF ANCIENT ART

Ceramics | Location | Southern Italy
1. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
Aeneas’ escape with old-aged Anchises from Troy.
Image on the attic vase (lekythos) from Gela.
5th century BCE.
Museum of Archaeology.
2. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
Amphora with the myth of Ixion.
South Italy, Campania.
Seconf half of 4th cent. BCE.
Capua, Provincial Museum of Campania.
3. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
Amphora with the myth of Ixion.
South Italy, Campania.
Seconf half of 4th cent. BCE.
Capua, Provincial Museum of Campania.
4. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
Amphora with the myth of Ixion (close-up).
South Italy, Campania.
Seconf half of 4th cent. BCE.
Capua, Provincial Museum of Campania.
5. CERAMICS. Magna Graecia.
Nude Eros sitting on an altar.
Red-figure skyphoid pyxis. Sicilian work.
Attributed to the minor production if the “Gruppo Lentini Manfria”.
370—340 BCE.
Cefalu, Mandralisca Museum.
6. CERAMICS. Magna Graecia.
Tuna trade scene.
Red-figure bell-krater. Sicilian work.
Attributed to the Tuna seller Painter.
380—370 BCE.
Inv. No. 2.
Cefalu, Mandralisca Museum.
7. SCULPTURE. Southern Italy.
Theatre tragic female mask, type katákomos ōchrá.
Painted terracotta.
4th cent. BCE.
Inv. No. 130.
Cefalu, Mandralisca Museum.
8. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
Athene, Apollo, Hermes, Artemis (upper register). Military gathering (lower register).
Red-figured volute-krater. Apulia.
Attributed to the Baltimor Painter.
Clay.
Ca. 330—320 BCE.
Christie’s Fine Art Auction House, New York.
9. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
The Medea krater. Side A: Medea departing in a chariot after killing her children.
Red-figured calyx-krater. Lucania.
Ca. 400 BCE.
Attributed to the Policoro Painter.
Inv. No. 1991.1.
Cleveland, Museum of Art.
10. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
The Medea krater. Detail of the side A: the nurse and the paidagogos mourn the death of the children of Jason and Medea.
Red-figured calyx-krater. Lucania.
Ca. 400 BCE.
Attributed to the Policoro Painter.
Inv. No. 1991.1.
Cleveland, Museum of Art.
11. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
The Medea krater. Side A: Medea departing in a chariot after killing her children.
Red-figured calyx-krater. Lucania.
Ca. 400 BCE.
Attributed to the Policoro Painter.
Inv. No. 1991.1.
Cleveland, Museum of Art.
12. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
The Medea krater. Detail of the side A: Erinys and Jason.
Red-figured calyx-krater. Lucania.
Ca. 400 BCE.
Attributed to the Policoro Painter.
Inv. No. 1991.1.
Cleveland, Museum of Art.
13. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
The Medea krater.
Red-figured calyx-krater. Lucania.
Ca. 400 BCE.
Attributed to the Policoro Painter.
Inv. No. 1991.1.
Cleveland, Museum of Art.
14. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
The Medea krater. Side B: Telephus with infant Orestes, Agamemnon and Clytemnestra.
Red-figured calyx-krater. Lucania.
Ca. 400 BCE.
Attributed to the Policoro Painter.
Inv. No. 1991.1.
Cleveland, Museum of Art.
15. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
The Medea krater. Detail of the side B: Telephus with infant Orestes.
Red-figured calyx-krater. Lucania.
Ca. 400 BCE.
Attributed to the Policoro Painter.
Inv. No. 1991.1.
Cleveland, Museum of Art.
16. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
The Medea krater.
Red-figured calyx-krater. Lucania.
Ca. 400 BCE.
Attributed to the Policoro Painter.
Inv. No. 1991.1.
Cleveland, Museum of Art.
17. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
Slaughter of Iphigenia.
Red-figured volute krater. Apulia.
Ca. 370—350 BCE.
Attributed to a painter close to the Iliupersis Painter (the sack of Troy).
Inv. No. 1865,0103.21.
London, British Museum.
18. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
Alcmene appealing to Zeus against Amphitryon.
Red-figured bell-krater. Paestum.
Attributed to the Python Painter.
Clay.
Ca. 360—320 BCE.
Inv. No. 1890,0210.1.
London, British Museum.
19. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
Alcmene appealing to Zeus against Amphitryon.
Red-figured bell-krater. Paestum.
Attributed to the Python Painter.
Clay.
Ca. 360—320 BCE.
Inv. No. 1890,0210.1.
London, British Museum.
20. CERAMICS. Southern Italy.
Dionysiac scene.
Red-figured bell-krater. Paestum.
Attributed to the Python Painter.
Clay.
Ca. 360—320 BCE.
Inv. No. 1890,0210.1.
London, British Museum.