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Facsimile of painting on back wall, Tomba delle Leonesse

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Original in the Tomba delle Leonesse, Back Wall. (Tarquinia, c. 510 B.C.). Two columns flank the representation. Below, a niche is surrounded by dolphins jumping over the sea. In the upper frieze a dancing woman, a lyre player, and a flute player flanking a large krater,a couple dancing. In the...

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

Credit Line

Gift of Fiske Warren

Italic, Etruscan, 1898

Place of Manufacture

Tarquinia, Lazio, Italy


Height x width: 335 x 226 cm (131 7/8 x 89 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Tempera on canvas


The Ancient World