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Aphrodite, Eros & the lovers | Greek vase, Apulian red figure skyphos

K32.6 APHRODITE & EROS

Museum Collection: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, New York City, USA
Catalogue Number: RISD 25.089
Beazley Archive Number: N/A
Ware: Apulian Red Figure
Shape: Skyphos
Painter: Workshop of the Ilioupersis Painter
Date: ca 375 - 350 BC
Period: Late Classical

SUMMARY

An Eros playing ephisdremos (piggy-back) with a woman, drives her in love towards her suitor. The man is accompanied by a seated Aphrodite, holding a dove in her hand.

NOTEThis image is montage of several photos of the vase.

ARTICLESEros, Aphrodite

 
 
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