Fresco of a Man in a Toga
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
Roman Imperial Period
19 5/16 × 14 5/8 × 2 3/4 in. (49 × 37.2 × 7 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Kagan
Fresco of draped male figure facing right; each hand has attribute that has now become paint. Figure intentionally framed by several bands of color, ranging from pink to yellow.
Condition: Stable condition although cracked diagonally across the upper chest and in the right upper quadrant. Pieces missing from center of lower half. Entire piece set in plaster and frame.
This item is not on view
Roman. Fresco of a Man in a Toga, 200 C.E. Plaster, paint, 19 5/16 × 14 5/8 × 2 3/4 in. (49 × 37.2 × 7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Kagan, 87.225.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.87.225.3_view01.jpg)
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