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Perseus pursued by the Gorgons

  • The Gorgon Painter
  • 600-590BC
  • Dinos
  • Perseus is chased by Medusa's sisters for cutting off her head.
  • The characters are made by shapes, very stylized.

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The Wedding of Peleus and Thetis

  • Sophilos (taught by the Gorgon Painter)
  • 580-570BC
  • Dinos
  • A Corinthian style, with patterns and animals as space fillers. 
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Francois Vase

  • Kleitias 
  • 570BC
  • Volute Krater
  • 1) Caladonian boar hunt, 2) Chariot races in honour of Patroclus, 3) Wedding of Peleus and Thetis, 4) Troilus, 5) Animals & Monsters. 6) Rays + 7) Pygmies & Cranes

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The Wedding Procession

  • The Amasis Painter
  • 550BC
  • Lekythos
  • (http://www.sikyon.com/athens/Archaic/images/vase19.jpg)

 

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Dionysus and the Maenads

  • The Amasis Painter 
  • 550-530BC
  • Neck Amphora

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Woman Weaving

  • The Amasis Painter
  • Lekythos
  • 550-530BC
  • Geometric bodies, and precise detail on the loom. 

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Achilles and Ajax

  • Exekias
  • 540-530BC
  • Amphora
  • Ready for battle, playing a game with their armor on. 

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Dionysus Sailing

  • Exekias
  • 540-530BC
  • Inside a Kylix
  • On a boat with a mast growing ivy and grapes, surronded by dolphins.

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