|ATTIC RED-FIGURE COLUMN KRATER BY THE PAINTER DE SUESSULA
A departure scene with three Thracian warriors in opulent Eastern costume, a horse between the two at right, a woman wearing a chiton holding an oinochoe and a philae toward the central figure. Rev: Three draped youths in conversation.
The name of the painter de Suessula was given by John Beazley to the artist according to the place of discovery of a certain number of his amphorae. Probably of Corinthian origin, he worked in Corinth and in Athens.
Ca. 410-400 BC
H. 13 7/8 in. (35.3 cm.)
Ex English collection acquired in the 1960s.