Knossos: Painting [fresco] of girl

Department Archive
Collection BSA SPHS Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 01/1464.3803.1
Level Item
Description Glass negative, quarter plate size, a copy negative taken a publication.
Dimensions 10.5 x 8 cm
Place Palace of Minos
Dates 1901
Donor/Creator Evans, Sir Arthur John
Scope and Content The original description in the SPHS register reads: "Cnossos: painting of girl". (B.S.A. VII 17)". Marked as 3803a.
Notes Date based on the publication which the image appears (fig. 17 in Arthur J. Evans, 1900/1901. "The Palace of Knossos" BSA 7:1-120). It also appears as negative number 3803 in the J.L. Myres negative register held by the archives at the Institute of Archaeology, Oxford University. Register reads: "Fresco painting. girl. BSA VII fig. 17". Other Collections: The image is duplicated in slide format in the Ashmolean Lantern Slide Teaching Collection, Oxford University, catalogue number XJ1 and XJ2 (duplicate slides) as "Minoan: Knossos, blue boy fresco". However, this may be an incorrect association.
Related records [BSA SPHS 01/1465.3803.2], Knossos: Painting [fresco] of girl, 1901
Reference 1901. BSA 7: 57, fig. 17. Link to article
1904 JHS 24: Catalogue of Slides. cv.SPHS 3803a. Link to article
1913 JHS 33: Catalogue of Slides. 60.SPHS 3803a. Link to article