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Red figure pottery in ancient Greece

By |2018-05-18T12:31:16+00:00July 5th, 2017|Art, Greeks|

Red figure vase from Athens, showing Herakles wrestling Antaeus Problems with black figure Around 530 BC, Athenian potters were more and more frustrated by the black-figure way of vase-painting. (More about black figure vases) They wanted to paint figures that overlapped, for instance, which was very difficult to do in black figure without the [...]