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Affecter (E21_Person, Concept)

Canonical URI: http://kerameikos.org/id/affecter


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Affecter (en), Affecter (de), L'Affecté (fr), Pittore Affettato (it)Additional labels


The Affecter is an Athenian black-figure painter (and possibly potter) active ca. 540-520 BCE. The name derives from the mannerist (i.e. affected) style of the figures. Shapes are various amphora types, including ovoid and Type C, as well as smaller shapes. Subjects include stock iconography (draped, men, warriors, riders, dancers) and myth (Herakles, Theseus). Findspots include Etruria, southern Italy, Naukratis, and Greece.

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