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20 North Main St (also enter on 224 Benefit Street) Providence, RI 02903

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10:00am–5:00pm

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Today is November 28, 2014. The Museum is open from 10 am – 5 pm.

Family See + Sketch: Floor mosaic depicting Bacchus

March 23, 2014, 2 – 3 pm
Benefit Street Entrance
  • RISDM 40-195

Roman
Floor mosaic fragment depicting Bacchus, 325-330
Limestone tesserae
117.5 x 117.5 cm (46 1/4 x 46 1/4 inches)
Museum Collection, by exchange 40.195

Drawing, sketching and art-making in the galleries. Get the family talking together in front of original works of art that spark creative making. All materials provided. Drop in.
In this session, we explore an ancient Roman floor mosaic fragment that was once part of a luxurious villa.