P12.1C DORIS & NEREID NYMPH
|Museum Collection||The J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu|
|Catalogue No.||Malibu 77.AE.11|
|Beazley Archive No.||201704|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the Kleophrades Painter|
|Date||ca. 490 B.C.|
Detail of Doris and a Nereid from a painting depicting Peleus wrestling Thetis.
Doris, the mother of the Nereids, is depicted as a matronly woman with her hair bound up with ribbons. A blonde-haired Nereid flees towards her with arms outstretched.