Facsimile of painting on back wall, Tomba del Barone
Place of Manufacture: Italy, Lazio, Tarquinia
Height x width: 348.8 x 182.8 cm (137 5/16 x 71 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Tempera on canvas
Not On View
End Wall. Tree; youth on black horse riding towards right; tree, man with cylix in left hand held out, and right arm round youth playing double flute (both are moving right); tree; woman facing left with arms raised; tree; horseman moving to left; tree. Above in angles two hippocamps facing center, with dolphins (two in each case) as fillers. Original in Tomba del Barone (Tarquinia, c. 510 B.C.). Dennis, Cities, and Cemetaries of Etruria, I, 368-70.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, January 4, 1898, for $ 841.59 (this figure is the total price for MFA 98.2-98.9)