Black-Figure Amphora

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Black-Figure Amphora

 

 

Name:
Micali Painter (Attributed name)
Title:
Black-Figure Amphora
Abstract:
This amphora was reportedly excavated in the nineteenth century at Bisenzio. The neck of the vessel shows a winged monster on the front and back, executed in black slip with incisions. On the shoulder and sides of the body are birds in black slip with incised lines.
Format:
decorative arts and ceramic ware (visual works)
Genre:
Animal art
Place of Origin:
Tuscany, Italy
Date:
ca. 510-500 B.C.E.
Physical Description:
1 amphora ; h. 15 1/8 x W. 9 1/2 x D. 10 1/8 in. (38.4 x 24.1 x 25.7 cm)
Note (Medium/support):
Black-brown slip on reddish clay
Note (Ownership):
Bequest of Dr. George N. Olcott, 1912
Library Location:
Art Properties, Columbia University
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Catalog Record:
13028291
Digital Project:
Art Properties -- Columbia’s Art Collection Online
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-1vyq-et67