Wall painting - Cupid

Peinture murale - Cupidon

Depicted object

  • Title of depicted object : Cupid pouring water from a drinking horn into a cup
  • Current Location : Naples. Museo Archeologico Nazionale
  • Current inventory no. : inv. 9166
  • Source object dimensions : 18.00, 63.00 (height, width and lenght : cm)
  • Source object type : mural painting (visual works)
  • State of conservation : it is now in a poor state of conservation ; mounted with two other fragments (birds on yellow background)
  • Archaeological Findspot : Italy, Herculaneum
  • Provenance : Portici museum
  • Iconography : Bowl, Horn, Cupid

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Link to manuscript: 
Drawing Inscription: 
Peinture Antique
fond blanc, draperie
viollette, ailes Blanches
[ink] Genio di Bacco
Du Musée de
Support Material: 
White paper
Set of Drawings: