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Facsimile of painting on ceiling, Tomba dei Leopardi

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Original in the Tomba dei Leopardi (Tarquinia, c. 480/470 B.C.). The sides are checkered in black, red, green, and blue; the columen decorated with circles in red, green and blue. (NY Carlsberg Glyptotek Catalogue)

Provenance

By 1908: 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

Accession Number

08.499

Medium or Technique

Tempera on canvas

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions