Artist attributed to Detroit Painter, Greek
  • Column Krater
Date 590/580 BC
Medium clay
Dimensions height by diameter: 16 3/4 x 19 in. (42.3 cm x 48.2 cm)
diameter of rim: 14 5/8 in. (37.3 cm)

diameter of foot: 9 1/4 in.
23.5 cm
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 24.119
Department Greco-Roman and Ancient European
Not On View
Gotha, Collection of the Dukes of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha;
[Collection placed on deposit--Gotha, Schloss Friedenstein, no. ZV 2030], from whom purchased by the DIA in 1924.
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Valentiner, W. R., "Greek Vases", Bulletin of the DIA, vol. 6, no. 2, Nov. 1924, pp. 11-12, fig. 1.

Robinson, D.M. and Harcum, C.G., A Catalogue of Greek Vases in the Royal Ontario Museum of Archeology, Toronto, 1930, I: 63.

Payne, H., Necrocorinthia, Oxford, 1931, p. 317, no. 1184 (listed as middle Corinthian 600-575 B.C.).

Benson, J. L., "Some Notes on Corinthian Vase Painters", American Journal of Archeology, vol. 60, July 1956, p. 228; note 63, pl. 76, fig. 39 (as the Banquet Scene Painter).

Amyx, D. A., "The Medallion Painter," American Journal of Archeology, vol. 65, 1961, pp. 10-11; note 31.

Basel, "Munzen und Medaillen A.G. Auktion 22", 13 May 1961, p 56.

Kleinbauer, W. E., "The Dionysos Painter and the 'Corinthio-Attic' Problem", American Journal of Acheology, vol. 68, 1964, pp. 358 ff; note 20.

Benson, J.L., "The Three Maidens Group", American Journal of Archeology, vol. 73, 1969, pp. 113-115, p. 121, D

Banti, L., "Pittore della Scene Di Banchetto,", Enciclipedia no. 5 dell'Arte Antica Classica e Orientale, Rome: Instituti della Enciclopedia Italiana, 1958-1966, vol. 7, p. 93.

Bakir, T., Der Kolonenettenkrater in Korinth und Attika zwischen 625 und 550 v. Chr., Wurzburg, 1974, 15, no. K44.

Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago, "Greek Vase-Painting in Midwestern Collections", 22 Dec 1979 - 24 Feb 241980, pp. 26-27, cat. 16 (exh. organized by W. G. Moon and L Berge).

Amyx, D.A., Corinthian Vase Painting of the Archaic Period, Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1988, p. 196, no. A-4 (as the name piece of the Detroit Painter).

Madigan, B., Corinthian and Attic Vases in the Detroit Institute of Arts, (Monumenta Graeca et Romana), vol. 12, Leiden/Boston, 2008, pp. 3-5, cat. 3, figs. 3,4 (citing attribution to the Detroit Painter or conversely to the Banquet Scene Painter [by Benson]).