H1.3 PERSEUS & DANAE
Museum Collection: Toledo Museum of Art,
Catalogue No.: Toledo 1969.369
Beazley Archive No.: 694
Ware: Attic Red Figure
Painter: Attributed to the Providence Painter
Date: ca 480 - 470 BC
Period: Early Classical
King Akrisios places his daughter Danae and her infant son Perseus in a chest, to be set adrift at sea.
This image is a montage of two photos of the vase.