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Facsimile of painting on back wall, Tomba del Barone

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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...

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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

Italic, Etruscan, 1898

Place of Manufacture

Tarquinia, Lazio, Italy


Height x width: 348.8 x 182.8 cm (137 5/16 x 71 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Tempera on canvas


The Ancient World