The Iconography of Dionysiac Choroi: Dithyramb, Tragedy, and the Basel Krater

TitleThe Iconography of Dionysiac Choroi: Dithyramb, Tragedy, and the Basel Krater
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2015
AuthorsWellenbach, MC
JournalGreek, Roman, and Byzantine Studies
Volume55
Issue1
Pagination72-103
Abstract

This painting of ca. 480 B.C., showing regimented dancers as in dithyramb but masked and in a setting as in tragedy, joins with other evidence to point to the mimetic character of dithyramb. [http://grbs.library.duke.edu/article/view/15147]

URLhttp://grbs.library.duke.edu/article/view/15147/6575

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