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Facsimile of painting on right wall, Tomba delle Bighe

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Original in the Tomba delle Bighe (Tarquinia, c. 480 B.C.). Mainfrieze, dancers among trees, to the left a kylikeion. Upper frieze, to the left grandstand with spectators, preparations for horseracing (NY Carlsberg Glyptotek).


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

Credit Line

Gift of Fiske Warren

Italic, Etruscan, 1900

Place of Manufacture

Tarquinia, Lazio, Italy


Height x width: 478.5 x 203 cm (188 3/8 x 79 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Tempera on canvas


The Ancient World