Visualizing Divinity: The Reception of the Homeric Hymns in Greek Vase Painting

TitleVisualizing Divinity: The Reception of the Homeric Hymns in Greek Vase Painting
Publication TypeBook Chapter
Year of Publication2016
AuthorsClay, JS
EditorFaulkner, A, Vergados, A, Schwab, A
Ancient AuthorsHymni Homerici Hymn. (TLG 0013)
Book TitleThe Reception of the Homeric Hymns
PublisherOxford University Press
CityOxford
ISBN9780198728788 (print)
Abstract

After dealing with some theoretical issues involving the relation between art and text and a lekythos that appears to quote from the Hymn to Hermes, I examine some Attic vases that share themes with the Homeric Hymns, including the Exekias kylix of Dionysus