K12.8 THE CHARIOT OF DIONYSUS
|Museum Collection||Musée du Louvre, Paris|
|Catalogue No.||Louvre NMB 1036|
|Beazley Archive No.||230398|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the Pasithea Painter|
|Date||ca 400 - 390 B.C.|
Dionysus drives a chariot drawn by three beasts--a panther, bull and griffin. The god is crowned with a wreath of ivy and holds a thyrsos (pine-cone tipped staff) in one hand.
This image is a montage of several photos of the vase.