Knossos: Painting [fresco] of girl

Department Archive
Collection BSA SPHS Image Collection
Reference No. BSA SPHS 01/1465.3803.2
Level Item
Description Glass negative, quarter plate size, a a copy negative taken from a publication.
Condition Blacked out areas around the image to reduce the dust and produce a cleaner background.
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 3803b.
Notes Date based on the publication of the image. A duplicate of BSA SPHS 01/1464.3803.1. 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".
Related records [BSA SPHS 01/1464.3803.1], 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