K11.3 HERMES & GIANT HIPPOLYTUS
|Museum Collection||Musée du Louvre, Paris|
|Catalogue No.||Louvre S1677|
|Beazley Archive No.||217568|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the the Suessula Painter|
|Date||ca 400 - 390 B.C.|
Detail of Hermes battling the Gigante Hippolytus from a painting of the Gigantomachia (War of the Giants). The god grasps the giant by the hair preparing to slay him with his sword. He has a winged petasos cap slung across his shoulder.
This image is montage of two photos of the vase.