Red-Figure Bell-Krater (Mixing Vessel): Bust of Dionysos and Comic Actors

Red-Figure Bell-Krater (Mixing Vessel): Bust of Dionysos and Comic Actors

c. 390-380 BC

attributed to Choregos Painter

(South Italian, Apulian, active c. 390-380 BC)

Ceramic

Overall: 38 cm (14 15/16 in.); Diameter of rim: 40.3 cm (15 7/8 in.); Diameter of foot: 18.4 cm (7 1/4 in.)

John L. Severance Fund 1989.73

Location

Fun Fact

Dionysus, god of wine and theater, is depicted on this vessel along with figures that come from drama.

See also
Collection: 
GR - South Italy
Department: 
Greek and Roman Art
Type of artwork: 
Ceramic
Medium: 
Ceramic

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