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Throughout the history of antiquity there have been numerous instances where art has interacted with ancient discoveries to forge new art trends Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Romans, Ancient Greece, Ancient History, Pottery Designs, Pottery Art, Painted Pottery, Art Ancien, Greek Pottery
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Lekythos with woman and bird. South Italian H632

Lekythos with woman and bird. South Italian, c. 340 BC

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The deeds of Ancient Greek hero Theseus, on an Attic red-figured kylix, c. The center shows Theseus slaying the Minotaur, the act for which he is most famous. Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Greek History, Ancient History, Greek Pottery, Pottery Art, Greek And Roman Mythology, Greek Culture, Roman Art
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Signed by Epiktetos as painter, terracotta plate, ca. BC, Metropolitan Museum of Art: New York City The A to Z of Ancient Greek Pottery Terms, Pt 2 Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Classical Period, Greek Pottery, Ancient Greek Architecture, Roman Art
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Signed by Epiktetos | Terracotta plate | Greek, Attic | Archaic | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Signed by Epiktetos as painter. Period: Archaic. Date: ca. 520–510 B.C.. Culture: Greek, Attic. Medium: Terracotta; red-figure. Dimensions: Diam.: 7 3/8...

Red Figured Neck Amphora, Terracotta, Caivano Painter, Greek made in Campania… Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, Mycenaean, Minoan, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Magna Graecia, Empire Ottoman
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Red Figured Neck Amphora, Terracotta, Caivano Painter, Greek made in Campania, 340 BC, Getty Villa, Malibu, Dec. 2012

A scene from the tragedy The Seven against Thebes, by Aeschylus (525-465 BC), is painted on the vase. The hero Kapaneus scales the city walls to overthrow King Kreon, who looks down from the battlements. Details of wood grain and nails may have been inspired by an actual stage set.

Oil flask (lekythos) with Eros carrying a victor's ribbon Greek Late Archaic Period about B. the Brygos Painter Ancient Greek Sculpture, Ancient Greek Art, Egyptian Art, Ancient Greece, Natural Form Art, Greek Paintings, Greek Pantheon, Ancient Artefacts, Greek Pottery
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Oil flask (lekythos) with Eros carrying a victor's ribbon Greek Late Archaic Period about 490–480 B.C. the Brygos Painter

A PAESTAN APPLIED RED SQUAT LEKYTHOS WORKSHOP OF ASTEAS AND PYTHON, CIRCA 350-330 B.C. Ancient Persian, Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient Greece, Ancient Aliens, Ceramic Pottery, Pottery Art, Pottery Ideas, Classical Art, Classical Education
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A PAESTAN APPLIED RED SQUAT LEKYTHOS

A PAESTAN APPLIED RED SQUAT LEKYTHOS WORKSHOP OF ASTEAS AND PYTHON, CIRCA 350-330 B.C.

Attributed to Berlin Painter. Attic red-figure bell-krater, c. Greek Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Mycenaean, Minoan, Classical Greece, Classical Art, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Greek History
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anthropologyyy: BERLIN PAINTER (attributed to) Attic Red-Figure Bell-Krater Circa 500-490 BC Etruria Athens

red-figured lekythos (perfume bottle), right side. Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Greek Pottery, Pottery Art, Greek Paintings, Painted Vases, Terracota, Sculpture Painting, Minoan
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red-figured lekythos (perfume bottle), right side. British Museum number 1882,0704.1.

This vase was crafted by the renowned Athenian potter and painter Exekias. Likely a special order, Exekias painted a rare scene: the hero Ajax preparing for his own suicide. Ajax expected to receiv. Mycenaean, Minoan, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Greek Pottery, Pottery Art, Greek History, Art History, Greek Paintings
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Exekias and the suicide of Ajax, by Chip Foarde

This vase was crafted by the renowned Athenian potter and painter Exekias. Likely a special order, Exekias painted a rare scene: the hero Ajax preparing for his own suicide. Ajax expected to receiv…

Terracotta vase in the form of a lobster claw Greek, Attic, ca. 460 B.n Attributed to the Class of Seven Lobster-Claws Terracotta; red-figure, 7 x cm Metropolitan Museum of Art, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Greek Pottery, Pottery Art, Objets Antiques, Classical Greece, Empire Romain, Black Figure, Greek History
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Terracotta Vase in the Form of a Lobster Claw ca. 460 BC . Greek, Classical Because so many aspects of Greek life depended on the sea, a vase in the shape of a lobster claw is not surprising. It is, however, exceptional and may be a variant of the askosa bag-shaped oil container provided…

Drinking cup (kylix) with satyr fluting a column. Greek, 475 B. A fantasy workshop: a balding satyr sits on a small bench. A wineskin hangs on wall behind him, hinting at the satyr's boozy nature. He is using a sharp, pick-like tool to flute a column. Classical Greece, Classical Period, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Greek Crafts, Greek Paintings, Greek Pottery, Greek And Roman Mythology, Satyr
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Drinking cup (kylix) with satyr fluting a column | Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Richter, Gisela M. "An Athenian Cup in the Form of a Cow's Hoof." Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. Gisela M. Attic Red-Figured Vases: A Survey Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Cow Hooves, Hellenistic Art, Collections D'objets, Greek Paintings, Classical Period, Greek Pottery, Metropolitan Museum
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Attributed to a painter recalling the Brygos Painter | Terracotta cup: cow's hoof | Greek, Attic | Classical | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

"Terracotta cup: cow's hoof" (ca. 470-460 BCE), attrib. to a painter recalling the Brygos. Greek, Attic, Classical period. Terracotta, red-figure. Fletcher Fund, 1938. Posted on metmusem.org.

Greek Red-Figure Terracotta Cow Rhyton, C. 460 BCAttic, attributed to the Cow-Head Group. The molded, figural part of the vase is in the shape of a cow’s head. The meaning of these plastic vases is. Pottery Designs, Pottery Art, Pottery Mugs, Cow Head, Classical Period, Greek Pottery, Vases, Greek Art, Animal Heads

Attributed to the Cow-Head Group | Terracotta rhyton (vase for libations or drinking) | Greek, Attic | Classical | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Terracotta rhyton (vase for libations or drinking) Attic, 460 BCE

Greek ,Attic attributed to the Theseus Painter Black-figure skyphos: symposium of Hermes and Herakles, ca. 490 B. Greek Paintings, Greek Pottery, Black Figure, Greek Culture, Types Of Wine, Minoan, Greek Art, Italian Art, Ancient Artifacts
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Black-figure skyphos: symposium of Hermes and Herakles (2012-91)

Greek , Attic attributed to the Theseus Painter Black-figure skyphos: symposium of Hermes and Herakles, ca. 490 B.C.E.

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