H1.3 DANAE & ACRISIUS
|Museum Collection||Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo|
|Catalogue No.||Toledo 1969.369|
|Beazley Archive No.||694|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the Providence Painter|
|Date||ca 480 - 470 B.C.|
King Acrisius commands his daughter Danae and her son Perseus be set adrift at sea in a chest. The infant Perseus sits inside the vessel as Danae prepares to climb inside.
This image is a montage of two photos of the vase.