Drawing of part of a sarchophagus from Tarquinii by Charles Fairfax Murray

The sketch portrays an Amazon on horseback aiming a sword at a soldier bearing a shield.


22 x 34 cm
Acquired in:
Bequeathed by:
Sir Sidney Colvin through The Art Fund

One of five bequests to the Fitzwilliam and British Museum by Sir Sidney Colvin through the Art Fund in 1927.

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