T16.3 HECATE & THE GIANT CLYTIUS
|Beazley Archive No.
|Attic Red Figure
|Signed by Aristophanes
|ca. 410 - 400 B.C.
Detail of Hecate battling the giant Clytius from a painting of the Gigantomachia (War of the Giants).
Hecate slays the giant with a pair of flaming torches. The Gigante Clytius wears a leopard-skin cape and is driven to his knees by the brands searing wounds in his chest and thigh.
This image is a montage of two photos of the vase.