Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Fragment of a terracotta kylix (drinking cup)

Attributed to the Eucharides Painter
Period:
Late Archaic
Date:
ca. 490 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Attic
Medium:
Terracotta; red-figure
Dimensions:
H. 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm); diameter 3 13/16 in. (9.7 cm)
Classification:
Vases
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
19.192.32
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 171
Interior, lovemaking

The Eucharides Painter was a particularly versatile artist. He worked in both the red-figure and black-figure techniques, and although he specialized in large vases, he also decorated some cups.
Said to be from Cerveteri

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1953. Handbook of the Greek Collection. p. 76, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.

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