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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.

Entrance, Vestibule and Atrium.

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Bedroom to south of main entrance

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.  Looking south-east across atrium, with doorway to bedroom on left of main entrance, in centre of photo.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.

Looking south-east across atrium, with doorway to bedroom on left of main entrance, in centre of photo.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii.  December 2006.  Doorway in Atrium to bedroom on left of main entrance.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006.

Doorway in atrium to bedroom on left of main entrance.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.  Looking east through doorway in atrium to bedroom on left of main entrance. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.

Looking east through doorway in atrium to bedroom on left of main entrance.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.  Looking east across flooring from doorway in atrium to bedroom on left of main entrance. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.

Looking east across flooring from doorway in atrium to bedroom on left of main entrance.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.  Looking towards the west wall in north-west corner. 
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards the west wall in north-west corner.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. North-west corner with detail of painting in bedroom on left of main entrance.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006.

North-west corner with detail of painting in bedroom on left of main entrance.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.  Looking towards the north wall in north-west corner. 
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards the north wall in north-west corner.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Paintings in centres of panels in north-west corner.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Paintings in centres of panels in north-west corner.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail of painted bird from panel at west end of north wall of bedroom on left of main entrance. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.

Detail of painted bird from panel at west end of north wall of bedroom on left of main entrance.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards north wall of bedroom on left of main entrance. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards north wall of bedroom on left of main entrance.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. North wall with frieze showing fish and marine life.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. North wall with frieze showing fish and marine life.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. October 2001. Frieze of fishes and marine life, on north wall. Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. October 2001. Frieze of fishes and marine life, on north wall.

Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Upper north wall in bedroom on left of main entrance.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Upper north wall in bedroom on left of main entrance.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail from frieze of fishes and marine life on north wall.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.

Detail from frieze of fishes and marine life on north wall of bedroom on left of main entrance.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. North wall of bedroom on left of main entrance, with painting of Ariadne being abandoned by Theseus. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.

North wall of bedroom on left of main entrance, with painting of Ariadne being abandoned by Theseus.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. North wall with painting of Ariadne being abandoned by Theseus. Ariadne is being watched over by a cupid

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006.

North wall with painting of Ariadne being abandoned by Theseus.

Ariadne is being watched over by a cupid.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii, October 2001. 
North wall of bedroom on south of entrance corridor, with central painting of Ariadne being abandoned by Theseus.
Ariadne is being watched over by a cupid.  
Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

VI.15.1 Pompeii, October 2001.

North wall of bedroom on south of entrance corridor, with central painting of Ariadne being abandoned by Theseus.

Ariadne is being watched over by a cupid. 

Photo courtesy of Peter Woods.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail from wall painting from north wall of painting of Ariadne being abandoned by Theseus. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.

Detail from wall painting from north wall of painting of Ariadne being abandoned by Theseus.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.

Detail from wall painting from north wall of painting of Ariadne being abandoned by Theseus.

Ariadne is being watched over by a cupid.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Upper north wall in north in north-east corner. 
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Upper north wall in north in north-east corner.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards the north-east corner.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards the north-east corner.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Upper east wall of bedroom on left of main entrance.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Upper east wall of bedroom on left of main entrance.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Upper east wall with frieze showing fish and marine life.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Upper east wall with frieze showing fish and marine life.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. East wall of bedroom on left of main entrance. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. East wall of bedroom on left of main entrance.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Painting in centre of east wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Painting in centre of east wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail of remains of illegible painting in centre of east wall.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail of remains of illegible painting in centre of east wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006.   East wall with frieze showing fish and marine life and unidentified painting.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006.  

East wall with frieze showing fish and marine life and unidentified painting.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail of frieze at north end of east wall of bedroom on left of main entrance. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.

Frieze at north end of east wall of bedroom on left of main entrance.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail from frieze at north end of east wall of bedroom on left of main entrance. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.

Detail from frieze at north end of east wall of bedroom on left of main entrance.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii, 1978. North end of east wall frieze of fishes. 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. J78f0644

VI.15.1 Pompeii, 1978. North end of east wall frieze of fishes. 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.

J78f0644

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.  Detail of frieze on east wall of bedroom on left of main entrance. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.

Detail of frieze on east wall of bedroom on left of main entrance.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii.  Detail of frieze showing fish and marine life, May 2001.
Courtesy of Current Archaeology.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. Detail of frieze showing fish and marine life, May 2001.

Courtesy of Current Archaeology.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii, 1978. Centre of east wall frieze of fishes. 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. J78f0645

VI.15.1 Pompeii, 1978. Centre of east wall frieze of fishes. 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.

J78f0645

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail of frieze on east wall of bedroom on left of main entrance. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Detail of frieze on east wall of bedroom on left of main entrance.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards south-east corner of bedroom on left of main entrance. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards south-east corner of bedroom on left of main entrance.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards south wall of bedroom on left of main entrance. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards south wall of bedroom on left of main entrance.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. South wall with frieze showing fish and marine life.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. South wall with frieze showing fish and marine life.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Upper south wall of bedroom on left of main entrance.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Upper south wall of bedroom on left of main entrance.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.  Central panel on south wall of bedroom on left of main entrance, with painting of Leander swimming towards his beloved Hero in her tower.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.

Central panel on south wall of bedroom on left of main entrance, with painting of Leander swimming towards his beloved Hero in her tower.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.  South wall of bedroom on left of main entrance, with painting of Leander swimming towards his beloved Hero in her tower. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017.

South wall of bedroom on left of main entrance, with painting of Leander swimming towards his beloved Hero in her tower.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. South wall with painting of Leander swimming towards his beloved Hero in her tower.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006.

South wall with painting of Leander swimming towards his beloved Hero in her tower.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. South wall, detail from painting of Leander and Hero. 
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. South wall, detail from painting of Leander and Hero.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards south-west corner.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 2017. Looking towards south-west corner. 

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. South-west corner with detail of painting.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. South-west corner with detail of painting.

 

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