Murale di Pompei (Casa di Venere), della "Venere Anadiomene" (I secolo). Copia di un originale greco, un ritratto che si crede essere di Campaspe, una delle concubine di Alessandro Magno.More
Absolutely amazing to stroll through. Unbelievable how advanced they were in architecture and engineering!More
Places I have been!
The Lovers of PompeiiMore
A Baker and His Wife, Roman (Pompeii, Italy), before 79 C.E., fresco, Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Naples. The frescos in Pompeii are lovely and are very well preserved. Conservation is very important also.More
Fresco detail from a Pompeii House/Great classical Victory or Nike, notice the soft colors with contrasting Pompeiian red!More
Artists that inspire
Fresco from Akrotiri, the "Minoan Pompeii" in Santorini. Covered by lava around 1450 BC, amazingly preserved. Must see.More
*APHRODITE ~ Pompeii, ItalyMore
Country - Italy
Herculaneum, Italy. A completely perfectly preserved ancient village down the road from Pompey. Bloody mind blowing, awesome!More
Sea creatures mosaic, 100 BCE, from PompeiiMore
Detail of mosaic from Herculaneum, Italy, before 79 CE.More
The glory that was rome and the rest of bce.