M26.1 THE DRAGON-CHARIOT OF MEDEA
|Museum Collection||Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland|
|Catalogue No.||Cleveland 1991.1|
|Beazley Archive No.||N/A|
|Ware||Lucanian Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the Policoro Painter|
|Date||ca. 400 B.C.|
Detail of Medea from a painting depicting her flight from Corinth.
Medea drives a flying chariot drawn by two draconic serpents. The witch is dressed in eastern attrire with a peaked Phrygian cap.