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Wraith Painter (Person, Concept)

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


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Wraith Painter (en), Geister-Maler (de), Geister-Maler (it), Wraith Painter (fr)Additional labels


The Wraith Painter is an Athenian black-figure painter active in the third quarter of the 6th c. BCE. The name derives from the ghost-like style of the figures on the vases. Shapes are cups and the lekythos, and subjects include warriors, riders, Dionysos and followers, and Amazons. Findspots are the Athenian Acropolis, Thasos, Italy, Sicily, and France.

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