M18.2 OEDIPUS & SPHINX
|Museum Collection||Gregorian Etruscan Museum, Vatican City|
|Catalogue No.||Vatican 16541|
|Beazley Archive No.||205372|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the Oedipus Painter|
Tondo: Oedipus ponders the riddle of the Sphinx. He is dressed in traveller's cloak and petasos cap, and is seated on a rock. The winged, lion-bodied Sphinx is seated on a plinth and wears a tiara.
Sides: Satyrs (not shown).