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Eretria Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI:
Eretria Painter

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5th century BC, male.

Active 430 to 420 BC.


Ancient Greek.

The Eretria Painter gets his name from a vase of unusual form - an onos or epinetron - found in Eretria and now in the Athens Museum. One side has a head in relief, while the other has painted scenes of ...

Reference Entry.  106 words. 

Subjects: Painting ; Greek and Roman Art

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