Agaue and Pentheus (page 483 upper, with art)

Chapter 14: Thebes Previous Page  Table of Contents  Next Page ♦ Once Heidelberg, private collection: Attic red-figure pyxis with Pentheus as hunter with two spears, flanked by Mainades on right and Artemis and Apollo on left H. Philippart, ‘Iconographie des “Bacchantes” d’Euripide,” Revue belge de Philologie et d’Histoire 9.1 (1930), pl. 7b Beazley Archive Pottery Database ApB … Continue reading Agaue and Pentheus (page 483 upper, with art)

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Agaue and Pentheus (page 482, with art)

Chapter 14: Thebes Previous Page  Table of Contents  Next Page ♦ Boston, Museum of Fine Arts 10.221a-f: six fragments of Attic red-figure psykter by Euphronios, with torso of Pentheus (named) and two Mainades tearing him apart, left one named Galene. Museum of Fine Arts P. Hartwig, “Der Tod des Pentheus,” Jahrbuch des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts 7 (1892) … Continue reading Agaue and Pentheus (page 482, with art)

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Agaue and Pentheus (page 481 lower, with art)

Chapter 14: Thebes Previous Page  Table of Contents  Next Page ♦ Boston, Museum of Fine Arts 10.221a-f: six fragments of Attic red-figure psykter by Euphronios, with torso of Pentheus (named) and two Mainades tearing him apart, left one named Galene.  Museum of Fine Arts P. Hartwig, “Der Tod des Pentheus,” Jahrbuch des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts 7 (1892) … Continue reading Agaue and Pentheus (page 481 lower, with art)

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Minor Divinities (page 143, with art)

Chapter 3: Olympos, the Underworld, and Minor Divinities Previous Page    Table of Contents    Next Page ♠ Euripides, Bakchai 103 for which reason Maenads cloak their wild prey  Greek Text ♠ Aischylos, Eumenides 25-26 ever since he, as a god, led the Bacchantes in war, and contrived for Pentheus death as of a hunted hare.  Greek … Continue reading Minor Divinities (page 143, with art)

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