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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.

Peristyle and Viridarium Area.

Part 1.                                                           Part 2

 

Part 3      Part 4      VI.15.1 Plan

 

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.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. Early 1900s?  Peristyle garden, looking west from above atrium. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. Early 1900s? Peristyle garden, looking west from above atrium.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii, 1968.  Looking towards the west portico. 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.  Looking towards the west portico. 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. 1959. Looking west from east portico across the peristyle garden. 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. 1959. Looking west from east portico across the peristyle garden.

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. Old postcard. Looking west from atrium to peristyle garden. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. Old postcard. Looking west from atrium to peristyle garden.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 1923 photograph. Looking west across peristyle from east portico.
Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. May 1923 photograph. Looking west across peristyle from east portico.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1944. Peristyle garden, looking south-west. Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1944. Peristyle garden, looking south-west from east portico.

Photo courtesy of Rick Bauer.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006.  View of Peristyle from Atrium.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Looking south-west to peristyle from atrium.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006.  Painted pillar between Peristyle and Atrium.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Painted pillar between peristyle and atrium, looking west.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006.  Detail of painted pillar between Peristyle and Atrium.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Detail of painted pillar between peristyle and atrium.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. 4th April 1980, pre earthquake. Detail of painted pillar between peristyle and atrium. Photo courtesy of Tina Gilbert.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. 4th April 1980, pre earthquake.

Detail of painted pillar between peristyle and atrium. Photo courtesy of Tina Gilbert.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006.  Detail of painted pillar between Peristyle and Atrium showing Cherub or Cupid riding a crab.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. 

Detail of painted pillar between peristyle and atrium showing cherub or cupid riding a crab.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1961. Detail of painted pillar between peristyle and atrium showing cherub or cupid riding a crab. 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. 1961.

Detail of painted pillar between peristyle and atrium showing cherub or cupid riding a crab.

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.   Detail of painted pillar between Peristyle and Atrium with figure holding a cup.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006.  

Detail of painted pillar between peristyle and atrium with figure holding a cup.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1961. Detail of painted pillar between peristyle and atrium with figure holding a cup. 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. 1961.

Detail of painted pillar between peristyle and atrium with figure holding a cup.

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.  Detail of second painted pillar between Peristyle and Atrium.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. 

Detail of second painted pillar between peristyle and atrium.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. East side of peristyle, looking south. The doorway on the left leads into the atrium, the next large doorway is the Exedra in the SE of the peristyle, go to plan to view this room. The small doorway at the end of the east wall, is the doorway in the south-east corner of the peristyle.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. East side of peristyle, looking south.

The doorway on the left leads into the atrium, the next large doorway is the Exedra in the SE of the peristyle, go to plan to view this room.

The small doorway at the end of the east wall, is the doorway in the south-east corner of the peristyle.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Doorway to room in south-east corner of peristyle.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. Doorway to room in south-east corner of peristyle.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii, 1968. Looking across peristyle towards 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, 1968. Looking across peristyle towards 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, 1968. Looking towards 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, 1968. Looking towards 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 wall of peristyle in south-east corner.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. South wall of peristyle in south-east corner.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1966.  Peristyle, painted border of a black panel. 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.  Peristyle, painted border of a black panel.

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. Peristyle.  Flying figure from South wall. Photographed 1970-79 by Günther Einhorn, picture courtesy of his son Ralf Einhorn.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. Peristyle.  Flying figure from south wall.

Photographed 1970-79 by Günther Einhorn, picture courtesy of his son Ralf Einhorn.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. South wall of peristyle, looking west.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. South wall of peristyle, looking west.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1971. Looking towards south wall and garden ornaments. 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. 1971. Looking towards south wall and garden ornaments. 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.  South wall of peristyle. Painted panel.  Photographed 1970-79 by Günther Einhorn, picture courtesy of his son Ralf Einhorn.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. Painted panel from south wall of peristyle.

Photographed 1970-79 by Günther Einhorn, picture courtesy of his son Ralf Einhorn.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. West wall of peristyle, in south-west corner.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. December 2006. West wall of peristyle, in south-west corner.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii. 4th April 1980, pre earthquake. South-west corner of peristyle. Photo courtesy of Tina Gilbert.

VI.15.1 Pompeii. 4th April 1980, pre-earthquake. South-west corner of peristyle.

Photo courtesy of Tina Gilbert.

 

VI.15.1 Pompeii, 1978. Looking towards the south-west corner of the 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. J78f0244

VI.15.1 Pompeii, 1978. Looking towards the south-west corner of the 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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VI.15.1 Pompeii. 1964. Looking towards south-west corner, from east portico. 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. 1964. Looking towards south-west corner, from east portico.

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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Part 3      Part 4      VI.15.1 Plan