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Nikon Painter (Person, Concept)

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Nikon Painter (en)


The Nikon Painter is an Athenian red-figure painter active ca. 470-450 BCE. The name derives from the inscription “Nikon kalos” or “kalos Nikon” (“Nikon is beautiful”) on several examples. Also attributed to the painter is a white-ground lekythos from Eretria (Brussels, Musées Royaux A1019; BAPD 207607) showing a mistress and maid.

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