Facsimile of painting on left wall, Tomba delle Bighe

Italic, Etruscan
1901


Place of Manufacture: Italy, Lazio, Tarquinia

Dimensions

Height x width: 204 x 516 cm ( 80 5/16 in. x 203 1/8)

Accession Number

08.503

Medium or Technique

Tempera on canvas

On View

Classical Staircase (213.1)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions

Original in the Tomba delle Bighe (Tarquinia, about 480 B.C.). Main frieze, dancers among trees, upper frieze, sports events, spectators on grandstands.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Fiske Warren