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Artist Anonymous, Italian School, Pompeiian.
Title Hercules Rescues His Wife Dejanira from the Centaur Nessus.
Date 1st Century B.C. to 1st Century A.D.
Description Graphic reproduction(s) with documentation of a fresco.
Dimensions/Medium fresco.


Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Photoarchive Items  Pompeiian School 712 N16 M97m    NON-REQUESTABLE
Provenance (a) Casa del Centauro, Pompeii;
(a,b) Museo archeologico nazionale, Naples, Italy, (b) 9001, (a) collection of mural paintings from towns buried by Vesuvius, on right after ascending stairs, mezzanine.
Current repository Museo archeologico nazionale, Naples, Italy, public.
Subject (a) With the exception of a few pieces, the paintings in this collection were executed during a period beginnig with the reign of Augustus and ending with the reign of Titus.
Images Photograph, Anderson, Rome 23431 Purchase Anderson, Rome
Photograph, Anderson, Rome 26748 Purchase Anderson, Rome (detail)
Digital image, 10473.tif photograph March 6, 1999
Digital image, 10473a.tif photograph March 6, 1999
Sources (a) Naples Museum, vol.i, 1911, pp.288 to 289 and 302, fig.1295.
(b) Touring Club Italia, Italia Meridionale, vol.ii, 1927, pp.217 and 220.
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 Museo archeologico nazionale.
Frick Art Reference Library.
Frick artist name form Pompeiian School.

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