Pitcher (oinochoe) with old man and warrior departing
about 430–420 B.C.
Manner of the Shuvalov
Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens
18.9 cm (7 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ceramic, Red Figure
Young man fully armed stands before white-haired father, seated.
A young, armed man bids farewell to his elderly father before departing for battle on this pitcher.
By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in London.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900