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

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March 23, 2014

Family See + Sketch: Floor mosaic depicting Bacchus

  • RISDM 40-195

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

2 – 3 pm, Benefit Street Entrance

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.