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Image Index > Eros > 2 Erotes Pursue A Youthasddsasd


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Two flying Erotes surround a fleeing youth, whom they are about to capture. The three figures are equal in age and stature.


Artist Douris
Date c. 485 BCE
   
Museum and Inventory Number Athens, National Museum 15375
   
References and Publications ARV2 447.274
B. Philippaki, Vases of the National Archaeological Museum of Athens (Athens n.d.) 86.
D. Buitron-Oliver, Douris: A Master-Painter of Athenian Red-Figure Vases (Mainz 1995) no.85
M.F. Kilmer, Greek Erotica on Attic Red-Figure Vases (London 1993) 17n. 13.
   
Other Views of Same Object 147 149
Similar Images 143 145
This website makes available to the public the first two chapters of Homosexuality in Greece and Rome: A Sourcebook of Basic Documents, edited by Thomas K. Hubbard and published by University of California Press in April 2003. The index also lists the rest of the sourcebook's contents; the book may be ordered at www.ucpress.edu, list price $34.95 paperback. In addition, a file of close to 200 pertinent artistic images is assembled, including those published in the sourcebook and many others. Acknowledgement is made to University of California Press for permission to reproduce this material, as well as to the various museums that have granted permission to use their photographic images. Comments may be directed to Prof. Hubbard at tkh@mail.utexas.edu.