L11.2 HERMES & ARGOS PANOPTES
Museum Collection: Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, Austria
Catalogue Number: Vienna 3729
Beazley Archive Number: 202608
Ware: Attic Red Figure
Painter: Attributed to the Argos Painter
Hermes slays Argos Panoptes, whose body is covered with eyes, with a sword. Behind him stands the maiden Io, disguised as a heifer. Zeus (not shown) sits watching.
ARTICLESArgos Panoptes, Hermes, Io