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VII.15.2 Pompeii. Casa del Marinaio or Casa di Niobe or Casa del Gallo. 

Linked to VII.15.1 and VII.15.16. Excavated c.1859 and 1871.

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VII.15.2 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Room on west side of Atrium.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. December 2007. Doorway to room on west side of atrium.

 

VII.15.2 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Bedroom on west side of Atrium with bed platform.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. December 2007. Bedroom on west side of atrium with bed platform.

 

VII.15.2 Pompeii. September 2005.  Mosaic floor of bedroom on west side of Atrium.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. September 2005. Mosaic floor of bedroom on west side of atrium.

 

VII.15.2 Pompeii. September 2005. Bedroom on west side of atrium with raised bed platform. The front edge is covered with a strip of white veined marble.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. September 2005. Bedroom on west side of atrium with raised bed platform. 

The front edge is covered with a strip of white veined marble.

 

VII.15.2 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Bedroom on west side of Atrium.   Floor mosaic with a pattern of squares and triangles bordered with a garland of ivy.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. December 2007. Bedroom on west side of atrium.  

Floor mosaic with a pattern of squares and triangles bordered with a garland of ivy.  

 

VII.15.2 Pompeii.  September 2005.  Doorways on west side of Atrium looking south.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. September 2005. 

Doorways on west side of atrium, looking south.

 

VII.15.2 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Ala on west side of Atrium.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. December 2007. Ala on west side of atrium.

 

VII.15.2 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Solid white floor mosaic with black border in Ala on West side of Atrium.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. December 2007. 

Solid white floor mosaic with black border in ala on west side of atrium.

 

VII.15.2 Pompeii.  September 2005.  Floor mosaic in Ala on west side of Atrium.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. September 2005. Floor mosaic in ala on west side of atrium.

 

VII.15.2 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Entrance to room on west side of Tablinum.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. December 2007. Doorway to room on west side of tablinum.

 

VII.15.2 Pompeii. September 2005. Doorway to dining room on west side of tablinum.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. September 2005.

Doorway to dining room on west side of tablinum.

 

VII.15.2 Pompeii. December 2007.  Dining room on west side of Tablinum with remains of white mosaic floor.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. December 2007. 

Dining room on west side of tablinum with remains of white mosaic floor.

 

VII.15.2 Pompeii. September 2005. Looking north across tablinum.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. September 2005. Looking north across tablinum.

 

VII.15.2 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Tablinum.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. December 2007. Tablinum.

 

VII.15.2 Pompeii. Photographed in the Antiquarium in 1970. 
From tablinum. Painting of Narcissus and Eros. 
Narcissus wears a crown of ivy and is naked apart from a red cloak. 
Leaning on his left hand he is looking at the very clear image mirrored in the water. 
On his right thigh sits Eros also looking at the image in the water.
According to Sogliano, this was found in pieces and restored.
SAP inventory number 20877.
See Sogliano, A., 1879. Le pitture murali campane scoverte negli anni 1867-79. Napoli: Giannini, p.118, no.590.
See Garcia y Garcia, L., 2006. Danni di guerra a Pompei. Rome: L’Erma di Bretschneider, p. 185, fig. 429.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. Photographed in the Antiquarium in 1970.

From tablinum. Painting of Narcissus and Eros.

Narcissus wears a crown of ivy and is naked apart from a red cloak.

Leaning on his left hand he is looking at the very clear image mirrored in the water.

On his right thigh sits Eros also looking at the image in the water.

According to Sogliano, this was found in pieces and restored.

SAP inventory number 20877.

See Sogliano, A., 1879. Le pitture murali campane scoverte negli anni 1867-79. Napoli: Giannini, p.118, no.590.

See Garcia y Garcia, L., 2006. Danni di guerra a Pompei. Rome: L’Erma di Bretschneider, p. 185, fig. 429.

 

VII.15.2 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Mosaic floor in Tablinum.  This was bordered by a pattern of squares and diamonds in black and white.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. December 2007. Mosaic floor in tablinum. 

This was bordered by a pattern of squares and diamonds in black and white.

 

VII.15.2 Pompeii.  December 2007.  Detail of mosaic floor in Tablinum.  This was a Hellenistic rosette with a white ground.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. December 2007. Detail of mosaic floor in tablinum. 

This was a Hellenistic rosette with a white ground.

 

VII.15.2 Pompeii.  September 2005.  Detail of mosaic floor in Tablinum.

VII.15.2 Pompeii. September 2005. Detail of mosaic floor in tablinum.

 

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