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Oinochoe with sleeping maenad

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Oinochoë of squat form. Sleeping Maenad with thyrsos approached by a satyr: another springs away to right. Vase repaired, but drawing not much injured. Glaze weathered.

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in Athens.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, about 420 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Athens, Attica, Greece

Catalogue Raisonné

Caskey-Beazley, Attic Vase Paintings (MFA), no. 113.

Dimensions

Height: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

01.8085

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels