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Pitcher (oinochoe) with a comic actor

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Pitcher with ovoid body and tall, concave neck (Trendall, form 8). Comic actor (slave) running to left.

Provenance

By 1912: with Edward Perry Warren; gift of Edward Perry Warren to MFA, 1913

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Greek, South Italian, Classical Period, about 360–350 B.C.

Place of Manufacture

Apulia, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Vase-Painting in Italy (MFA), no. 020.

Dimensions

Height: 18 cm (7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.93

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels