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Funerary portrait of a young man

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Tempera painting on wooden panel. Portrait of young man. Vertical crack in panel.

Provenance

Purchased from Nikolaus Schwarz, Sao Paolo, Brazil.

Credit Line

Abbott Lawrence Fund

Egyptian, Roman Imperial Period, 100–199

Dimensions

Height x width: 31 x 16.5 cm (12 3/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

59.340

Medium or Technique

Tempera on wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Masks