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Facsimile of painting on entrance wall, Tomba del Barone

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End wall; tree on each side of door; and above, in each angle, a cat-like animal facing center. Original in the Tomba del Barone (Tarquinia, C. 510 B.C.).

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

Italic, Etruscan, 1898

Place of Manufacture

Tarquinia, Lazio, Italy

Dimensions

Height x width: 34.48 x 18.28 cm (13 9/16 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.3

Medium or Technique

Tempera on canvas

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions