EARLY CHRISTIAN PAINTER, Italian
(active 2nd century in Rome)

Last Supper

2nd century
Fresco
Catacombs of Domitilla, Rome

The Catacombs of Domitilla on the Via Appia Antica in Rome (named after Saint Domitilla) spread over 17 kilometres of underground caves.

They are the oldest of Rome's underground burial networks, and the only ones to still contain bones. They are also the best preserved and one of the most extensive of all the catacombs. Included in their passages are a 2nd-century fresco of the Last Supper and other valuable artifacts.