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Artist Anonymous, Italian School, Pompeiian.
Title Medea.
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 N16 M97k4    NON-REQUESTABLE
Provenance (a) Herculaneum;
(b) Museo archeologico Nazionale, Naples, Italy, 8976, collection of Mural Paintings from towns buried by Vesuvius, on right after ascending stairs, mezzanine, sala 2.
Current repository Museo archeologico nazionale, Naples, Italy, 8976, public.
Subject (a) Executed during a period beginning with the reign of Augustus and ending in the first year of the reign of Titus. A few were done between earthquake of 63 and catastrophe of 79; Medea in a white chiton with a red mantle, gazes to her right where once was probably a group showing her children playing.
Images Photograph, Anderson, Rome 23454 Purchase Anderson, Rome
Digital image, 10549.tif photograph March 6, 1999
Sources (a) Catalogue of Naples Museum, vol.i, 1911, pp.288 to 289, 310 to 311, fig.1316.
(b) Touring Club Italia, Italia Meridionale, vol.ii, 1927, pp.217 and 221.
LC subject Anonymous, Italian School, Pompeiian.
Art, Italian.
Other subject Frescoes and / or murals.
Form Italian School.
Frescoes (paintings)
Paintings (visual works)
Related corporate bodies Museo archeologico nazionale.
Frick Art Reference Library.
Frick artist name form Pompeiian School.

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