Drinking cup (kylix) with Eros riding a horse

Greek
Late Classical Period
about 400 B.C.
The Painter of London E130


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Catalogue Raisonné

Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 174.

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 9.4 x 21 cm (3 11/16 x 8 1/4 in.) Other (Width with handles): 29 cm (11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.819

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Heavy shape, off-set lip. Designs in interior only: on lip, ivy wreath; in center, within border of meanders and checkered squares. Eros riding a horse to right.

Provenance

By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: The following objects [MFA 03.805-03.833, 03.836-03.837, 03.906] were found in one cemetery in Campania.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900