Hydria

Greek
Archaic Period


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Catalogue Raisonné

CVA Boston 2, pl. 083; 085, 1.

Accession Number

03.880

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Black Figure

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

On shoulder, Dionysos with six satyrs and maenads; on body, an aged father looks on as two sons, assisted by grooms, prepare quadriga.
Put together from many pieces.
Attributed by Mary B. Moore to the Rycroft Painter.

Provenance

By 1899: said to have been seen in the art market in Rome; by 1903: with Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900