“Sappho”
Fresco from Pompeii (VI Insula Occidentalis).
55—79 CE.
H. 37 cm, B. 38 cm.
Inv. No. 9084.
Naples, National Archaeological Museum Photo by Ilya Shurygin

“Sappho”.

Fresco from Pompeii (VI Insula Occidentalis).
55—79 CE.
H. 37 cm, B. 38 cm.
Inv. No. 9084.

Naples, National Archaeological Museum
(Napoli, Museo archeologico nazionale di Napoli)

Origin:
May—June 1760, Pompeii, Insula Occidentalis.
Literature:
LA PITTURA POMPEIANA. Electa, 2013. Pp. 526—527.
Credits:
© 2015. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
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