Sunday, 30 October 2016

WW2 Missing: A Roman fresco of a woman

Roman Imperial fresco, showing a seated woman.


Lost Art-ID

Artist Unknown (Römisch / Kaiserzeit)
TitleSitting female Figure
Type of objectInterior decoration, installed
group of reported objectsInterior decoration, installed
Generic terms
  • Roman Wallpainting
Inventory number1911.237 b
DescriptionOberkörper einer nach links gerichteten weiblichen Figur mit resedagrünem Tuch um die Hüften, auf mattgelbem Grund (?).
Search Requests Grassimuseum Leipzig
Circumstances of loss Nischwitz (Schloß) 1945
Circumstances of loss Nischwitz (Schloss Nischwitz)

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