Period: Late Republican
Date: ca. 50–40 B.C.
Dimensions: Overall: 69 x 76in. (175.3 x 193cm)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1903
Accession Number: 03.14.6
Man and woman seated side by side: from the grand triclinium. The ruler is shown in conventional heroic nudity, while his wife appears pensive, as brides were often represented in ancient art.