- Art Gallery -



18063. Polygnotos, Attic red - figured stamnos.

Copyright ©. Photo : www.hellenicaworld.com

Donated by the Kyriazis family. It was probably found in a grave in Marathon
and had been used as a funerary urn.
Helen's first abduction by Theseus: Theseus is leading Helen to the chariot
already prepared by Peirithoos. At the right, Phoibe, Helen's sister, sees
her off.
Over the figures, inscriptions, once painted in white, are discernible
Work of the painter Polygnotos. Ca. 430 - 420 B.C.
Classical Greece

National Archaeological Museum, Athens, Greece

Vases , National Archaeological Museum, Athens

Εθνικό Αρχαιολογικό Μουσείο

Ancient Greece

Medieval Greece / Byzantine Empire

Modern Greece

Science, Technology , Medicine , Warfare, , Biographies , Life , Cities/Places/Maps , Arts , Literature , Philosophy ,Olympics, Mythology , History , Images

Science, Technology, Arts, , Warfare , Literature, Biographies, Icons, History

Cities, Islands, Regions, Fauna/Flora ,Biographies , History , Warfare, Science/Technology, Literature, Music , Arts , Film/Actors , Sport , Fashion



Hellenica World