Facsimile of painting on right wall, Tomba dei Leopardi

Italic, Etruscan
1898


Place of Manufacture: Italy, Lazio, Tarquinia

Dimensions

Height x width: 332.3 x 133.5 cm (130 13/16 x 52 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.8

Medium or Technique

Tempera on canvas

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions

Original in the Tomba dei Leopardi (Tarquinia, c. 480/470 B.C). Fragmentary - man with cylix in right hand, moving left with head turned back; man going left with double flute; man, left hand on hip, lyre in right hand, going left. Rest fragmentary. Background of conventionalized olive.

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

General Funds