Oil flask (lekythos) with Eros playing double flute
Early Classical Period
the Providence Painter
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens
Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 087.
Height x diameter: 33.8 x 11.8 cm (13 5/16 x 4 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Red Figure
Not On View
Eros, a winged youth, flying, profile to right, playing the double flutes.
By 1900: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: From Gela.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, February 1900
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund