Facsimile of painting on back wall, right side, Tomba degli Scudi

Italic, Etruscan
1900


Place of Manufacture: Tarquinia, Lazio, Italy

Dimensions

Height x width: 192 x 167 cm (75 9/16 x 65 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

08.512

Medium or Technique

Tempera on canvas

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions

Original in the Tomba degli Scudi (Tarquinia, after 350 B.C.). Larth Velcha and his wife Velia Seitithi, identified by inscriptions, are banqueting accompanied by a young girl with a fan. Above a dark wall several rows of inscriptions. Under the figure frieze a row of black wave pattern. (NY Carlsberg Glyptotek Catalogue)

Provenance

By 1905: with Edward Perry Warren; gift of Fiske Warren to MFA, May 28, 1908

Credit Line

Gift of Fiske Warren