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Artist Anonymous, Italian School, Pompeiian.
Title Pentheus Killed by the Bacchantes.
Date 1st Century B.C. to 1st Century A.D..
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 C26Vu    NON-REQUESTABLE
Provenance (a) Casa dei Vettii, Pompeii, Italy, back wall, of room opening, from east side of rear portico at left on entering portico.
Current repository Casa dei Vettii, Pompeii, Italy, public.
Attribution history (b) Italian School, Pompeiian by Touring Club Italia, 1927. Most of the frescoes uncovered in the buried cities date from the 1st c. B.C. into the 1st c. A.D.
Images Photograph, Anderson, Rome 24884 Purchase Anderson, Rome
Digital image, 10627.tif photograph March 6, 1999
Sources (a) Touring Club Italia, Italia Meridionale, vol.ii, 1927, p.439, fig.Q.
(b) Touring Club Italia, Italia Meridionale, vol.ii, 1927, pp.217 to 8.
LC subject Anonymous, Italian School, Pompeiian.
Art, Italian.
Other subject Frescoes and / or murals.
Form Italian School.
Frescoes (paintings)
Paintings (visual works)
Reproductions.
Related corporate bodies Casa dei Vettii.
Frick Art Reference Library.
Frick artist name form Pompeiian School.

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