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VII.4.48 Pompeii. Casa della Caccia Antica or House of the Ancient Hunt

or House of the Hunt or House of the Wild Boar.

Linked to VII.4.43.

 

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VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Looking towards south-west corner and west wall.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Looking towards south-west corner and west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Peristyle.  South west corner.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007. Peristyle, south-west corner.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, looking towards south end of west wall.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, looking towards south end of west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2005.  Peristyle. West wall.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2005. Peristyle, upper west wall.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007. Peristyle, west wall. Due to the explosion of a bomb which fell in 1943, the west wall suffered from the destruction and the partial fall of the plaster from the large painting. The figure of Galatea in the centre of the lower zone was definitely destroyed.
See Garcia y Garcia, L., 2006. Danni di guerra a Pompei. Rome: L’Erma di Bretschneider. (p.98, fig 218)

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007. Peristyle, west wall.                  

Due to the explosion from a bomb which fell in 1943, the west wall suffered from the destruction and the partial fall of the plaster from the large painting.

The figure of Galatea in the centre of the lower zone was definitely destroyed.

See Garcia y Garcia, L., 2006. Danni di guerra a Pompei. Rome: L’Erma di Bretschneider. (p.98, fig 218)

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007. Peristyle.   West wall.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007. Peristyle, detail of west wall.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, detail of stucco on upper west wall at south end. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, detail of stucco on upper west wall at south end.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007. Peristyle.  West wall.   Plaster stucco.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007. Peristyle, stucco on west wall. 

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, remains of upper part of painting of Polyphemus and Galatea, from south end of west wall. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015.

Peristyle, remains of upper part of painting of Polyphemus and Galatea, from south end of west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007. Peristyle, remains of upper part of painting of Polyphemus and Galatea, from south end of west wall

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007.

Peristyle, remains of upper part of painting of Polyphemus and Galatea, from south end of west wall

 

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VI.4.48 Pompeii. W.24. Drawing of wall painting of Polyphemus and Galatea, which would have been seen on the south end of the west wall.
See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (1043)
Photo by Tatiana Warscher. With kind permission of DAI Rome, whose copyright it remains. 
See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/231810

VI.4.48 Pompeii. W.24.

Drawing of wall painting of Polyphemus and Galatea, which would have been seen on the south end of the west wall.

See Helbig, W., 1868. Wandgemälde der vom Vesuv verschütteten Städte Campaniens. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel. (1043)

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

See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/231810

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle pool, looking west. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle pool, looking west. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007.  Peristyle.  Pool.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007. Peristyle, pool.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, looking towards north end of west wall
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, looking towards north end of west wall

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, upper north end of west wall.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, upper north end of west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, detail of stucco at north end of west wall.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, detail of stucco at north end of west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, looking towards north end of west wall.
Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, looking towards north end of west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, stucco on north end of west wall.  Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, stucco on north end of west wall.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007. Peristyle.  West wall.   Plaster stucco.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007. Peristyle, stucco on west wall.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, looking towards north-west corner. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, looking towards north-west corner.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, north-west corner and north side. Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. May 2015. Peristyle, north-west corner and north side.

Photo courtesy of Buzz Ferebee.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007. Peristyle, looking west along north side.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007. Peristyle, looking west along north side.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007. Peristyle.  North side, looking west.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007. Peristyle, north side, looking west.

 

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007. Peristyle with lead pipe going to cistern.

VII.4.48 Pompeii. December 2007. Peristyle with lead pipe going to cistern.

 

 

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