The original chous by the Pompe Painter shows a relaxed Dionysos - seated and holding the thyrsos - observing Pompe, the female personification of 'procession'. A figure of winged Cupid on the left stands to attendance.
The (smaller) original, dating to ca 370BC, is now in the Metropolitan Museum in New York.
red-figure chous: Eros, Pompe and Dionysos
- Height: 27cm
They are all made in Greece in the workshop of the Lioulias family, with whom It's All Greek is proud to have been working since 2004.
The vases themselves are manufactured in Greece, the images are then applied by transfer, before being painted by hand.