The large fresco depicts a scene from the Iliad, where Achilles watches Briseis being led away from his tent.

Grant was paid towards the cost of cutting the fresco from the wall at Bowood and transporting it to the Gallery.

Provenance

Lord Lansdowne, Bowood House, Wiltshire.


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