O12.5 HERACLES RIDING CENTAUR-CHARIOT
|Museum Collection||Musée du Louvre, Paris|
|Catalogue No.||Louvre N3408|
|Beazley Archive No.||217495|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the Nikias Painter|
|Date||ca 410 - 400 B.C.|
Heracles rides a chariot driven by the goddess Nike (Victory) and drawn by four Centaurs. The figures are depicted in a comical manner with exaggerated facial features.
This image is a montage of several photos of the vase.