Ancient Art

Fragment of wall painting with a woman’s head

ca. 50 B.C.–A.D. 79

Paint on plaster

16 x 17 cm (6 5/16 x 6 11/16 in.)
Gift of Molly and Walter Bareiss, B.S. 1940
2001.16.3
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
Roman, 1st century B.C. to 1st century A.D.
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

ex. coll. Molly and Walter Bareiss.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2001,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2002): 125.

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