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Neck Amphora (storage jar) with Double Handles: Triton with Scepter and Dolphin; Woman Running

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Attributed to The Berlin Painter
Greek (500 BCE - 470 BCE)
Neck Amphora (storage jar) with Double Handles: Triton with Scepter and Dolphin; Woman Running, c. 490 BCE
Vessel
Greek
,
5th century BCE
Archaic period
Creation Place: Attica
Terracotta
30.8 cm h x 18 cm diam. (12 1/8 x 7 1/16 in.)
Beazley Archive Database #201859
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Edward P. Warren, Esq.
, 1927.150
Department of Ancient and Byzantine Art & Numismatics
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Description
A: Triton with sceptre and dolphin; B: Nereid
Provenance
Edward Perry Warren, Esq., London, (by 1927-1928), gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1927.
Bibliography
George M. A. Hanfmann, Greek Art and Life, An Exhibition Catalogue, exh. cat., Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 1950), no. 139.

J. D. Beazley, Attic Red-Figure Vase-Painters, The Clarendon Press (Oxford, England, 1963), 200,49

Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae (LIMC), Artemis (Zürich, Switzerland, 1999), Vol. 8, Triton 1.

Exhibition History
Greek Art and Life: From the Collections of the Fogg Art Museum, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and Private Lenders, Fogg Art Museum, 03/07/1950 - 04/15/1950
Fragments of Antiquity: Drawing Upon Greek Vases, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 03/15/1997 - 12/28/1997
The Centaur’s Smile : the human animal in early Greek art, Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton, 10/11/2003 - 01/18/2004; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston, 02/22/2004 - 05/16/2004
Ancient to Modern, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 01/31/2012 - 06/01/2013