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T20.1 TITANS ATLAS & PROMETHEUS

Titans Atlas & Prometheus | Laconian black figure vase painting
DETAILS
Museum Collection Vatican Museums, Vatican City
Catalogue No. -
Beazley Archive No. N/A
Ware Laconian Black Figure
Shape Amphoriskos
Painter -
Date ca 530 B.C.
Period Archaic

DESCRIPTION

The Titans Atlas and Prometheus suffer torments. Atlas bears the rock of heaven upon his shoulders and is tormented by the Hesperian dragon. Prometheus is tied to a post and has his heart pecked by the Caucasian eagle.

ARTICLES

Atlas, Prometheus, Hesperian Dragon, Caucasian Eagle

OTHER IMAGES

Thumbnail Titans Atlas

T20.1B Atlas

Thumbnail Prometheus & Eagle

T20.1C Prometheus