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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 detached fresco.
Dimensions/Medium fresco.


Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Photoarchive Items  Pompeiian School 712 N16 M97i3    DIGITIZED
Provenance (a) Pompeii;
(b) Museo archeologico nazionale, Naples, Italy, 111474, collection of Mural Paintings from towns buried by Vesuvius, on right after ascending stairs, mezzanine, sala 1.
Current repository Museo archeologico nazionale, Naples, Italy, 111474, 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.
Images Photograph, Anderson, Rome 23432 Purchase Anderson, Rome
Digital image, GAS10521.tif (image) March 6, 1999
Digital image, 4107100312800_0001.jp2
Digital image, 4107100312800_0002.jp2
Digital image, 4107100312800_0003.jp2
Sources (a) Catalogue of Naples Museum, 1911, pp.288 to 289 and 302, fig.1294.
(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.
Fund Record created with funding from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

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