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V.5.3 Pompeii. Casa dei Gladiatori or House of the Gladiators.

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V.5.3 Pompeii, but shown as V.5.2 on photo. 1937-39. North section of peristyle.
Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive. Warsher collection no. 1803.

V.5.3 Pompeii, but shown as V.5.2 on photo. 1937-39. North section of peristyle.

Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive.

Warsher collection no. 1803.

 

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V.5.3 Pompeii. W.1388. Room 7, north section of peristyle. Painting of hunt scene showing a boar facing a dog. In the background another dog following a deer. Destroyed. On the night of 16th September 1943, two bombs fell on the northern section. Four columns and three plutei of the north portico were destroyed. Also destroyed were the perimeter wall towards the north, and the stables accessible from Vicolo dei Gladiatori. There was a total loss of the hunt scenes that decorated the external front of the pluteus between the first and second column of the extreme east side of the north portico. 
See Garcia y Garcia, L., 2006. Danni di guerra a Pompei. Rome: L’Erma di Bretschneider. (p.63-65)
See Not. Scavi, 1899, p.350, number 7, fig 9.
Also destroyed was a painting of a tiger biting a dog and in his turn being assailed by another dog that was leaping onto him.
See Notizie degli Scavi di Antichità, 1899, p.350, number 8.
Photo by Tatiana Warscher. With kind permission of DAI Rome, whose copyright it remains. 
See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/231143

V.5.3 Pompeii. W.1388. Room 7, north section of peristyle.

Painting of hunt scene showing a boar facing a dog. In the background another dog following a deer. Destroyed.

On the night of 16th September 1943, two bombs fell on the northern section.

Four columns and three plutei of the north portico were destroyed.

Also destroyed were the perimeter wall towards the north, and the stables accessible from Vicolo dei Gladiatori.

There was a total loss of the hunt scenes that decorated the external front of the pluteus between the first and second column of the extreme east side of the north portico.

See Garcia y Garcia, L., 2006. Danni di guerra a Pompei. Rome: L’Erma di Bretschneider. (p.63-65)

See Notizie degli Scavi di Antichità, 1899, p.350, number 7, fig 9.

Also destroyed was a painting of a tiger biting a dog and in his turn being assailed by another dog that was leaping onto him.

See Notizie degli Scavi di Antichità, 1899, p.350, number 8.

Photo by Tatiana Warscher. With kind permission of DAI Rome, whose copyright it remains.

See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/231143

 

V.5.3 Pompeii. 1937-39. Room 7, north section of peristyle. Painting of hunt scene showing a boar facing a dog. In the background another dog following a deer. Destroyed. Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive. 
Warsher collection no. 1686.

V.5.3 Pompeii. 1937-39. Room 7, north section of peristyle.

Painting of hunt scene showing a boar facing a dog. In the background another dog following a deer. Destroyed.

Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive.

Warsher collection no. 1686.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii. Mary 2012. Room 7, looking across peristyle to the north-east corner.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

V.5.3 Pompeii. Mary 2012. Room 7, looking across peristyle to the north-east corner.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii. Mary 2012. Room 7, paintings 1 and 2 in the north-east corner of the peristyle.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

V.5.3 Pompeii. Mary 2012. Room 7, paintings 1 and 2 in the north-east corner of the peristyle.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 7.  Peristyle.  North east corner  of peristyle – Painting 1

V.5.3 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 7, north-east corner of peristyle – Painting 1.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii. Wall painting from east side of peristyle, shown shortly after excavation. Unfortunately it was found damaged and destroyed to a large degree. It shows a solid construction of wood in the middle of water.
See Notizie degli Scavi di Antichità, 1899, p.350, number 9, fig 10.

V.5.3 Pompeii. Wall painting from east side of peristyle, shown shortly after excavation.

Unfortunately, it was found damaged and destroyed to a large degree.

It shows a solid construction of wood in the middle of water.

See Notizie degli Scavi di Antichità, 1899, p.350, number 9, fig. 10.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii.  May 2005.  Room 7.  Peristyle.  Painting 1.

V.5.3 Pompeii. May 2005. Room 7, peristyle - Painting 1.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 7.  Peristyle.  North east corner – Painting 2.  Remains of Mythological Painting of Europa on the Bull.

V.5.3 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 7, north-east corner of peristyle - Painting 2.

Remains of mythological painting of Europa on the Bull.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii. May 2012. Room 7, detail from Painting 2 in north-east corner of peristyle.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

V.5.3 Pompeii. May 2012. Room 7, detail from Painting 2 in north-east corner of peristyle. 

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii. May 2012. Room 7, detail from Painting 2 in north-east corner of peristyle.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

V.5.3 Pompeii. May 2012. Room 7, detail from Painting 2 in north-east corner of peristyle. 

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii. May 2012. Room 7, detail from Painting 2 in north-east corner of peristyle.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

V.5.3 Pompeii. May 2012. Room 7, detail from Painting 2 in north-east corner of peristyle. 

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii. May 2012. Room 7, detail from Painting 2 in north-east corner of peristyle.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

V.5.3 Pompeii. May 2012. Room 7, detail from Painting 2 in north-east corner of peristyle. 

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii.   May 2005.  Room 7.  Peristyle.  Painting 2.

V.5.3 Pompeii. May 2005. Room 7, peristyle - Painting 2.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii. 1968. Room 7, peristyle - Painting 2. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
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V.5.3 Pompeii. 1968. Room 7, peristyle - Painting 2. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

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V.5.3 Pompeii. 1937-39. Room 7, peristyle - Painting 2. Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive.  Warsher collection no. 1705.

V.5.3 Pompeii. 1937-39. Room 7, peristyle - Painting 2.

Photo courtesy of American Academy in Rome, Photographic Archive.

Warsher collection no. 1705.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii. Wall painting of Europa on the Bull, from north-east corner of peristyle. 
See Notizie degli Scavi di Antichità, 1899, p.350, number 10, fig 11.

V.5.3 Pompeii. Wall painting of Europa on the Bull, from north-east corner of peristyle.

See Notizie degli Scavi di Antichità, 1899, p.350, number 10, fig 11.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 7.  Peristyle.  North east corner.   Painted wall.

V.5.3 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 7, north-east corner of peristyle. Painted wall.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii.  September 2004. Room 7.  Peristyle.  Painted wall.

V.5.3 Pompeii. September 2004. Room 7, painted wall on peristyle.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii.  September 2004.  Room 7.  Peristyle.  Painted wall.

V.5.3 Pompeii. September 2004. Room 7, painted wall on peristyle.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 7.  Peristyle.  North east corner.  Painting 3 - Animal painting.

V.5.3 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 7, north-east corner of peristyle - Painting 3 - Animal painting.   

 

V.5.3 Pompeii.  May 2005.  Room 7.  Peristyle.  Painting 3.

V.5.3 Pompeii. May 2005. Room 7, painting 3 on peristyle.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii. 1968. Room 7, painting 3 on peristyle. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
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V.5.3 Pompeii. 1968. Room 7, painting 3 on peristyle. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

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V.5.3 Pompeii. 1968. Room 7, detail from painting 3 on peristyle. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
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V.5.3 Pompeii. 1968. Room 7, detail from painting 3 on peristyle. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

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V.5.3 Pompeii. Wall painting from north-east corner of peristyle.
It shows a panther pursued by two dogs similar to greyhounds. 
See Notizie degli Scavi di Antichità, 1899, p.351, number 12, fig. 12.

V.5.3 Pompeii. Wall painting from north-east corner of peristyle.

It shows a panther pursued by two dogs similar to greyhounds.

See Notizie degli Scavi di Antichità, 1899, p.351, number 12, fig. 12.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii. May 2012. Room 7, looking north along east painted wall on peristyle. 
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

V.5.3 Pompeii. May 2012. Room 7, looking north along east painted wall on peristyle.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii. September 2004. Room 7, peristyle. 
Paintings 1, 2 and 3, on low wall between columns on east side of peristyle.

V.5.3 Pompeii. September 2004. Room 7, peristyle.

Paintings 1, 2 and 3, on low wall between columns on east side of peristyle.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii. 1957. Looking towards north-west corner of peristyle. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
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V.5.3 Pompeii. 1957. Room 7, looking towards north-west corner of peristyle.

Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

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V.5.3 Pompeii. March 2009.  Room 7, north-west corner on west side of peristyle.  Painting 4 – Remains of landscape painting of Daedalus and Icarus. A small fisherman can be seen at the lower left of the painting, nothing much else remains.

V.5.3 Pompeii. March 2009.  Room 7, north-west corner on west side of peristyle.

Painting 4 – Remains of landscape painting of Daedalus and Icarus.

A small fisherman can be seen at the lower left of the painting, nothing much else remains.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii. Painting of Daedalus and Icarus.  
The painting showed Daedalus flying, Icarus falling, Helios was shown in his cart at the top.
In the lower part could be seen two ships in the sea and a fisherman at the seashore.
There was also a sacellum, and on the left a little house above a cliff.
See Notizie degli Scavi di Antichità, 1899, p.349, number 6, fig. 8.

V.5.3 Pompeii. Painting of Daedalus and Icarus. 

The painting showed Daedalus flying, Icarus falling, Helios was shown in his cart at the top.

In the lower part could be seen two ships in the sea and a fisherman at the seashore.

There was also a sacellum, and on the left a little house above a cliff.

See Notizie degli Scavi di Antichità, 1899, p.349, number 6, fig. 8.

 

V.5.3 Pompeii.  May 2005.  Room 7.  Peristyle.  Painting 4.

V.5.3 Pompeii. May 2005. Room 7, peristyle - Painting 4.

 

Part 7

 

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