The Danaid Group (Biographical details)

The Danaid Group (painter/draughtsman; Greek; 340BC - 320BC; fl.)

Also known as

Danaid Group


A large group of Campanian red-figure vase-painter whose names are unknown. Trendall called them the Danaid Group as the group consisted of painters in the circle of the Danaid Painter (q.v.). This group was part of the larger AV Group (q.v.) and included a number of artists whose individual hands can be recognised. A very large number of vases have been attributed to the group on the basis of style.


Trendall LCS 427-437, especially 427-429.