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Artist Anonymous, Italian School, Pompeiian, active 1st century.
Title Combat Between the Pompeiians and Nucerini in the Amphitheatre of Pompeii.
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 M97r3    DIGITIZED
Provenance (a) Pompeii;
(b) Museo archeologico nazionale, Naples, Italy, 112222, collection of Mural Paintings from towns buried by Vesuvius, on right after ascending stairs, mezzanine, corridor 3.
Current repository Museo archeologico nazionale, Naples, Italy, 112222, 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; This combat took place in 59 A.D. and is described in Tacitus.
Images Photograph, Anderson, Rome 23412 Purchase Anderson, Rome
Digital image, GAS10530.tif (image) March 6, 1999
Digital image, 4107100312810_0001.jp2
Digital image, 4107100312810_0002.jp2
Digital image, 4107100312810_0003.jp2
Sources (a) Catalogue of Naples Museum, 1911, pp.288 to 289 and 319, fig.1344.
(b) Touring Club Italia, Italia Meridionale, vol.ii, 1927, pp.217 and 222.
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 di Napoli.
Frick Art Reference Library.
Frick artist name form Pompeiian School (1st century), 1st C.
Fund Record created with funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

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