Facsimile of painting on left wall, Tomba dei Leopardi
Place of Manufacture: Italy, Lazio, Tarquinia
Height x width: 332.3 x 133.5 cm (130 13/16 x 52 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Tempera on canvas
Not On View
Original in the Tomba dei Leopardi (Tarquinia, c. 480/470 B.C.).Man moving to right with lyre; following him, a man playing double flute; following this figure, man holding object in left hand in front of him; two similar figures follow; then a much damaged figure seemingly facing front. Background of olive trees, conventionalized.
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)