Print: Fresco muse cleo papyrus history


Ancient Rome – Downloadable image file: fresco, Muse, Cleo, papyrus, history, papyrus scrolls, written volumes, capsula, wax tablets, inkwell, writing pen- Antique 18th century print.

Directly downloadable in A3 and Postcard sizes at 300dpi quality.
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Fresco with a main and a supporting scene. The main is a Muse possibly Cleo. The papyrus she was reading shows the word ‘history’. The supporting scene shows a collection of papyrus scrolls and written volumes which Catullus reminds us is called ‘capsula’. There is also a collection of wax tablets, inkwell and writing pen. This file download is for personal or educational uses only.

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A3, A6

Image resolution


Size Chart

Print Size Width (mm) Height (mm) Width (inch) Height (inch) Notes
A5 148 210 5.8 8.3 A5 is half of A4.
A4 210 297 8.3 11.7 Common printer size = A4 = double A5.
A3 297 420 11.7 16.5 A3 is double A4
A2 594 841 23.4 33.1 A2 is double A3
Standard printed page sizes. The file size for online download is set to A3 or A6 (Postcard) 300dpi resolution. You can typically achieve different print sizes by halving or doubling the DPI in a graphics programme like GIMP. Private use only. Commercial customers please contact us directly.