Euphronius painted: Krater of Heracles and Antaeus ...

France, 1990

Film
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Episode of Series “Palettes”.
The krater of Heracles and Antaeus describes a famous fight in Greek mythology. It is one of the most beautiful pieces in the Louvre Museum and is signed by Euphronius, a painter whose refined style can be found on numerous objects around 510 B.C. when a pictorial change came to pass. The program describes the krater in detail, explains Athenian ceramic techniques and something of the life of Euphronius.

Credits

production company

Musée du Louvre

FR3

La Sept

Delta Image

co-director

Pascal Vimenet

Alain Jaubert

Duration

00:30:00:00

Production places
France
Production dates
1990

Appears in

Palettes

Group of items

Palettes

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

304579

Language

English

Subject categories

Crafts & Visual Arts → Greek vases

History → Greece - Antiquities

History → Greek vases

History → History

Short films

Short films → Short films - France

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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