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ATTIC BLACK-FIGURE SUB-DEIANIRA LEKYTHOS BY THE PHAROS PAINTER

The centaur Nessus attempts to abduct Deianira. At left Herakles rushes to save his wife; at right a female watches.

Ca. 550-525 BC

H. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm.)

Ex Sybille Kroeber Collection, Berlin, acquired ca. 1964; J.M.E. collection, New York, Ascona art market, November 2001.

Cf. J. Boardman, Athenian Black Figure Vases, pl. 147, Thames & Hudson, 1974; 1994.

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