P23.4 PERSEUS & MEDUSA
|Museum Collection||The J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu|
|Catalogue No.||Malibu 86.AE.146|
|Beazley Archive No.||10150|
|Ware||Attic Black Figure (White Ground)|
|Painter||Attributed to a follower of the Theseus Painter|
|Date||ca 510 B.C.|
Perseus pursues the Gorgon Medusa. The hero wears a winged cap and boots and brandishes a sword. The Gorgon is depicted as a winged woman with taloned hands, a borad, round face, wide mouth, protruding tongue and staring eyes.
This image is a montage of several photos of the vase.