Dancing revelers

"Dancing Revelers"

510 BCE - 500 BCE

Why is it canonical?

Exemplar of the red-figured technique that replaced the Attic black-figured technique. Red-figured painting made greater detail possible, as shown in the anatomy of the figures of this amphora.

Images and Videos

Dancing revelers

Dancing Revelers. Red-figured amphora by Euthymides

Resources

Kahn Academy article on the vase and red-figured painting.