H1.5 ANDROMEDA, PERSEUS & CEPHEUS
|Museum Collection||The J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu|
|Catalogue No.||Malibu 85.AE.102|
|Beazley Archive No.||N/A|
|Ware||Apulian Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the Sisyphus Group|
|Date||ca 430 - 420 B.C.|
Perseus approaches King Cepheus as his daughter Andromeda is bound to a pair of stakes as a sacrificial offering for the sea-monster. The hero wears a chlamys cloak, winged cap and boots, and holds a pair of hunting spears. The white-haired king grasps a royal-sceptre.