Bell Krater by the Danae Painter



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Bell Krater

Bell Krater Red Figure c.. 460 BCE.; Attributed to the Danae Painter
Greek, Attic; Terracotta; H. 30.2 cm/ 11 7/8 in.

The krater shows a domestic scene. One woman sits on a cushioned chair, plaing a lyre, while two others stand and listen intently. This type of domestic scene was common the the second half of the fifth century BCE.


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