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)
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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Kagan
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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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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.
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