T16.1 HECATE & GIANT CLYTIUS
|Museum Collection||Musée du Louvre, Paris|
|Catalogue No.||Louvre S1677|
|Beazley Archive No.||217568|
|Ware||Attic Red Figure|
|Painter||Attributed to the the Suessula Painter|
|Date||ca 400 - 390 B.C.|
Detail of Hecate battling the Gigante Clytius from a painting of the Gigantomachia (War of the Giants). The goddess sets giant's hair aflame with a torch. She wears a knee-length skirt, Thracian vest and hunter's boots, and holds a pair of torches and a bow. The naked giant also brandishes a torch.
This image is montage of two photos of the vase.