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Facsimile of painting on left wall, Tomba della Caccia e Pesca

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Original in the Tomba della Caccia e Pesca (Tarquinia, c. 510 B.C.). A boat with three men aboard, a steep cliff rising out of the sea onto which a man is climbing, and from which another man is diving into the sea. Birds and jumping dolphins. (NY Carlsberg Glyptotek Catalogue)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Fiske Warren

Italic, Etruscan, 1896

Place of Manufacture

Tarquinia, Lazio, Italy

Dimensions

Height x width: 329.5 x 210 cm (129 3/4 x 82 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

08.497

Medium or Technique

Tempera on canvas

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions