- Identification and Creation
- Object Number
Attributed to The Berlin Painter, Greek (500 BCE - 470 BCE)
- Neck Amphora (storage jar): Triton with Scepter and Dolphin; Woman Running
- Work Type
- c. 490 BCE
- Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Attica
- Archaic period
Level 3, Room 3400, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Art, Ancient Greece in Black and Orange
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- Physical Descriptions
- 30.8 cm h x 18 cm diam. (12 1/8 x 7 1/16 in.)
- Edward Perry Warren, Esq., London, (by 1927-1928), gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1927.
- State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
- Standard Reference Number
- Beazley Archive Database #201859
- Acquisition and Rights
- Credit Line
- Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Edward P. Warren, Esq.
- Accession Year
- Object Number
- Asian and Mediterranean Art
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- A: Triton with sceptre and dolphin; B: Nereid
- Publication History
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
The Berlin Painter, auct. cat., Oxford University Press (UK) (Oxford, 1983), p. 75, no. 17, plate XLIII c-d
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
32Q: 3400 Greek, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 11/01/2014
- Subjects and Contexts
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