|APULIAN RED-FIGURE PLATE BY THE DARIUS PAINTER
Battle between Athena and the giant Pallas. Athena wears a belted chiton and plumed helmet, holding the Argolic flaming torch; the winged Pallas, shown here with an animal skin over his left shoulder. Superb!
Ca. 320 BC
Diam. 11 in. (27.9 cm.)
Ex private Swiss collection, prior to 1975; C.H. collection, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Exhibited: Yale University Art Museum, 2008-2015.
Published: Aellen, Cambitoglou & Chamay, Le peintre de Darius, 1986, p. 234; J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, vol. XIX, 2008, no. 129.