Tithonos Painter

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The Tithonos Painter (working ca 500–475 BCE) is the conventional name given to an Attic Greek red-figure vase-painter whose actual name never appeared on his works, which have been recognized in the 20th century when John Beazley [1] identified his Late Archaic characteristic house style. Pots with decoration attributed to the Tithonos Painter are all Nolan amphorae and lekythoi . He has been characterized as "a competent but unoriginal craftsman", [2] working under the influence of the Berlin Painter.

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  1. Beazley, 1918.
  2. Martin Robertson, The Art of Vase-painting in Classical Athens, 1992:129f.

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