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The Carlsberg Painter


c. 450-430 B.C.

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Lekythos, The Carlsberg Painter
: Attic Vase Added to Collection
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | White ground slip glazed earthenware
Size: 11 1/4 x 4 x 3 in. (28.58 x 10.16 x 7.62 cm)
Creation Place: Greece
Culture: Greek, Greece
Style: 5th-4th century B.C.
Physical Description: scene of mourning, with a figure with a bird representing the mourner and a clothed youth probably representing the deceasedWhite ground painted with black glaze at top and bottom, covered about the middle with a thin whitewash on which is painted in re
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Edmund J. Phelps Fund
Accession Number: 26.7
Artist: The Carlsberg Painter, Greece (Attica)
Role: Artist
Nationality: Greeced
Life Dates: Greece (Attica)
Added to Site: February 28, 2009