Attributed to the Euphiletos Painter
Date: ca. 530 B.C.
Culture: Greek, Attic
Medium: Terracotta; black-figure
Dimensions: H. 24 1/2 in. (62.2 cm)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1914
Accession Number: 14.130.12
The Euphiletos Painter was trained in the black-figure technique. It is interesting to compare the firm, deliberate incision in his works with the looser, freer line of artists like the Berlin Painter. The footrace is one of the earliest known events in the Panathenaic games.