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ITALIAN VASE PAINTING in ITALY, #166 (1970.487) Calyx-Krater Faliscan Attributed to the Nazzano Painter (Cahn) about 380-360 B.C. Side A: Telephos and the infant Orestes. Telephos, the wounded Mysian king, is seated on the altar in the palace at Mycenae with a dagger in his left hand and the...

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Provenance

By 1970: with Andre Emmerich Gallery Inc., 41 East 57th Street, New York 10022 (Art of Ancient Italy, New York, April 4-29, 1970, no. 45); purchased by MFA from Andre Emmerich Gallery, Inc., November 10, 1970

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

Italic, Latin, Faliscan, Classical Period, about 380–360 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Vase-Painting in Italy (MFA), no. 166.

Dimensions

Height: 49.1 cm (19 5/16 in.); diameter: 53.7 cm (21 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1970.487

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels