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Artist Anonymous, Italian School, Pompeiian.
Title Decorative Band Showing Cupids in Various Occupations (Part III: Right Wall).
Date 1st Century B.C. to 1st Century A.D.
Found In Decorative Band Showing Cupids in Various Occupations (Parts I-VII).
Description Graphic reproduction(s) with documentation of a detached fresco.
Dimensions/Medium fresco.


Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Photoarchive Items  Pompeiian School 712 P77 C26Vg Part III    NON-REQUESTABLE
Series Decorative Band Showing Cupids in Various Occupations.
Provenance (a and c) Casa dei Vettii, Pompeii, Italy, (a) large room opening from north end of portico, (c) triclinio.
Current repository Casa dei Vettii, Pompeii, Italy, public.
Attribution history (a) Italian School, Pompeiian - 1st cent. B.C. to 1st cent. A.D. by Touring Club Italia, 1927. Most of the frescoes are of this period.
Subject (a) From right to left are shown cupids, as wine merchants, in Bacchic processions, gathering grapes, celebrating the festival of the Vestalia, in a laundry, in a mint, with chariot racing.
Images Photograph, Anderson, Rome 24867 Purchase, Anderson, Rome (detail, in a laundry).
Photograph, Anderson, Rome 24869 Purchase, Anderson, Rome (detail, in a mint).
Digital image, 10613c.tif photograph, March 6, 1999.
Digital image, 10613d.tif photograph, March 6, 1999.
Sources (a) Touring Club Italia, Italia Meridionale, vol.II, 1927, p.439, fig.T.
(b) Touring Club Italia, Italia Meridionale, vol.II, 1927, pp.217 to 218.
(c) Rusconi, Italia Artistica, Pompeii, 1929, p.59, no.96.
LC subject Anonymous, Italian School, Pompeiian.
Art, Italian.
Other subject Frescoes and / or murals.
Form Italian School.
Reproductions.
Related corporate bodies Casa dei Vettii.
Frick Art Reference Library.
Frick artist name form Pompeiian School.

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