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VI.15.1 Pompeii. House of the Vettii or Casa dei Vettii or Domus Vettiorum.

Excavated 1894-1895. Linked to VI.15.27.

 

In Notizie degli Scavi, prior to January 1897, this house was described as being in Insula 12 of Reg. VI, afterwards it was changed to Insula 15 of Reg. VI.

Room of the Cupids or Cherubs.

Part 3.                                                            Part 1

 

Part 2      VI.15.1 Plan

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii.  December 2006.  Room of the Cupids or Cherubs. East wall. Painting of Cupids in a Race between Chariots pulled by Deer.  Underneath left and right are standing figures of Amazons.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006.

East wall with painting of cupids in a race between chariots pulled by deer.

Underneath left and right are standing figures of Amazons.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1957. East wall with painting of cupids in a race between chariots pulled by deer. 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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1957. East wall with painting of cupids in a race between chariots pulled by deer.

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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. Early 20th century postcard by G. Sommer, no.124, showing painting of cupids from the east wall. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. Early 20th century postcard by G. Sommer, no.124, showing painting of cupids from the east wall.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. Old postcard by Brogi (1850-1925). East wall with cupids in chariot race.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. Old postcard by Brogi (1850-1925). East wall with cupids in chariot race.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii.  December 2006. Room of the Cupids or Cherubs. East wall. Detail from Painting of Cupids in a Race between Chariots pulled by Deer

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006.

East wall with detail from painting of cupids in a race between chariots pulled by deer.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii.  December 2006. Room of the Cupids or Cherubs. East wall with painting of a stag being sacrificed to Diana. Underneath is a standing figure of an Amazon armed with shield.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. East wall with painting of a stag being sacrificed to Diana.

Underneath is a standing figure of an Amazon armed with a shield.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. October 2001. Detail from east wall with painting of a stag being sacrificed to Diana. Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. October 2001. Detail from east wall with painting of a stag being sacrificed to Diana.

Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii.  December 2006. Room of the Cupids or Cherubs. East wall. Painting of Cupids making perfumed oil.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. East wall with painting of cupids making perfumed oil.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. October 2001. Detail of left (north) part of panel from east wall of cupids making perfumed oil. Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. October 2001. Detail of left (north) part of panel from east wall of cupids making perfumed oil.

Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. October 2001. Detail of right (south) part of panel from east wall of cupids making perfumed oil. Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. October 2001. Detail of right (south) part of panel from east wall of cupids making perfumed oil.

Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1968. East wall with painting of cupids making perfumed oil. 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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1968. East wall with painting of cupids making perfumed oil.

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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1966. East wall with painting of cupids making perfumed oil. 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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1966. East wall with painting of cupids making perfumed oil.

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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1957. East wall with painting of cupids making perfumed oil. 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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1957. East wall with painting of cupids making perfumed oil.

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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. Early 20th century postcard by G. Sommer, no. 123, showing painting of cupids from the east wall. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

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Early 20th century postcard by G. Sommer, no. 123, showing painting of cupids from the east wall.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. Photograph by Sommer, no. 11988. Detail from east wall with painting of cupids making perfumed oil. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. Photograph by Sommer, no. 11988.

Detail from east wall with painting of cupids making perfumed oil.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. East wall with painting of Cupids making perfume. Underneath left is a standing figure of an Amazon armed with shield. Underneath right is a standing female figure or priestess holding implement of sacrifice.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. East wall with painting of cupids making perfume.

Underneath left is a standing figure of an Amazon armed with a shield.

Underneath right is a standing female figure or priestess holding implement of sacrifice.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii.  December 2006. Room of the Cupids or Cherubs.
East walll with painting of Psychai (Female Cupids) gathering petals.
Underneath is a standing female figure or priestess with implements of sacrifice.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. East wall with painting of Psychai (female cupids) gathering petals.

Underneath is a standing female figure or priestess with implements of sacrifice.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. January 1977. Painted decoration on east wall. Photo courtesy of David Hingston.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. January 1977. Painted decoration on east wall.

Photo courtesy of David Hingston.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1957. East wall with painting of Psychai (female cupids) gathering petals.
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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1957. East wall with painting of Psychai (female cupids) gathering petals.

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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. October 2001. Detail of panel on east wall of painting of Psychai (female cupids) gathering petals. Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. October 2001. Detail of panel on east wall of painting of Psychai (female cupids) gathering petals.

Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1968. East wall with painting of Psychai (female cupids) gathering petals.
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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1968. East wall with painting of Psychai (female cupids) gathering petals.

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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1966. East wall with painting of Psychai (female cupids) gathering petals.
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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1966. East wall with painting of Psychai (female cupids) gathering petals.

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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. 
East wall in the south-east corner with painting of cupids as flower dealers, picking and selling flowers and making garlands.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006.

East wall in the south-east corner with painting of cupids as flower dealers, picking and selling flowers and making garlands.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. Early 20th century postcard by G. Sommer, showing painting of cupids from the east wall. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. Early 20th century postcard by G. Sommer, showing painting of cupids from the east wall.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. East wall in south-east corner with painting of cupids picking flowers and making garlands.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006.

East wall in south-east corner with painting of cupids picking flowers and making garlands.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1966.   Painted cupids from east wall in south-east corner.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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1966.   Painted cupids from east wall in south-east corner. 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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1957. Painted cupids from east wall in south-east corner. 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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1957. Painted cupids from east wall in south-east corner.

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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. South-east corner of room of the Cupids or Cherubs.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. South-east corner of room of the cupids or cherubs.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. South wall in south-east corner with painting of cupids taking part in an archery or throwing contest.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006.

South wall in south-east corner with painting of cupids taking part in an archery or throwing contest.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. Early 20th century postcard by G. Sommer, no.13. The painting on the left shows the cupids at target practice, this painting is from the south wall in south-east corner.
On the right is the painting from the west wall with painting of cupids buying and selling wine. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. Early 20th century postcard by G. Sommer, no.13.

The painting on the left shows the cupids at target practice, this painting is from the south wall in south-east corner.

On the right is the painting from the west wall with painting of cupids buying and selling wine.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii.  19th century painting of frescoes. See Niccolini F, 1896. Le case ed i monumenti di Pompei: Volume Quarto. Napoli. Nuovi Scavi Tav XXVIII.

VI.15.1 Pompeii.  19th century painting of frescoes.

See Niccolini F, 1896. Le case ed i monumenti di Pompei: Volume Quarto. Napoli. Nuovi Scavi Tav XXVIII.

 

Part 1

 

Part 2      VI.15.1 Plan