The J. Paul Getty Museum

Wall fragment with Architecture and Sphinx on Black Ground

Object Details

Title:

Wall fragment with Architecture and Sphinx on Black Ground

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

Roman

Place:

Boscoreale, Italy (Place Created)

Date:

A.D. 50–79

Medium:

Fresco

Object Number:

72.AG.78.7

Dimensions:

104 × 48 cm (40 15/16 × 18 7/8 in.)

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Provenance
Provenance
- 1972

Elie Borowski, Polish, 1913 - 2003 (Basel, Switzerland), sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1972.

Bibliography
Bibliography

Vermeule, Cornelius, and Norman Neuerberg. Catalogue of the Ancient Art in the J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu: J. Paul Getty Museum, 1973).