.
Greek Mythology >> Galleries >> Greek Vase Paintings 7 >> T16.2

T16.2 HERACLES, CERBERUS & HECATE

Heracles, Cerberus & Hecate | Apulian red figure vase painting
DETAILS
Museum Collection Staatliche Antikensammlungen, Munich
Catalogue No. Munich 3297
Beazley Archive No. N/A
Ware Apulian Red Figure
Shape Krater, Volute
Painter Name vase of the Underworld Painter
Date ca 330 - 310 B.C.
Period Late Classical / Early Hellenistic

DESCRIPTION

Detail of Heracles, Cerberus and Hecate from a painting depicting the underworld. The hero wears a lion-skin cape and holds a club in one hand and the chain securing Cerberus in the other. Hecate is dressed as a huntress with a short skirt and boots, and brandishes a pair of flaming torches.

ARTICLES

Cerberus, Hecate

OTHER IMAGES

Thumbnail Hades & Persephone

K14.1 Hades

Thumbnail Persephone

K14.1B Persephone

Thumbnail Hades

K14.1C Hades

Thumbnail Sisyphus & Erinys

T40.5 Sisyphus

Thumbnail Heracles & Cerberus

T16.2B Heracles

Thumbnail Nemesis & Dioscuri

N16.2 Nemesis

Thumbnail Judges of the Dead

K42.1 Judges