K1.10 EUROPA & THE BULL
|Museum Collection||The J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu|
|Catalogue No.||Malibu 81.AE.78|
|Beazley Archive No.||N/A|
|Ware||Paestan Red Figure|
|Painter||Signed by Asteas|
|Date||ca 340 B.C.|
Side A: Detail of Europa riding across the sea on the back of the bull-shaped god Zeus. Other figures depicted in the scene (see other images) are the fish-tailed sea-gods Triton and Scylla, the love-god Pothos, flying above sprinkling desire, and in a corner panel Aphrodite and Adonis.
Side B: Dionysus with Satyrs and Maenads (not shown).