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IX.7.20 Pompeii. Casa degli Archi or House of the Arches

or House of Caprasius Felix and Fortunata or Casa della Fortuna.

 

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IX.7.20 Pompeii. October 2017. Looking west along entrance corridor towards doorway.
Foto Taylor Lauritsen, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

IX.7.20 Pompeii. October 2017. Looking west along entrance corridor towards doorway.

Foto Taylor Lauritsen, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. October 2017. Looking towards north side of entrance corridor, and doorway to room “b”.
Foto Taylor Lauritsen, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

IX.7.20 Pompeii. October 2017.

Looking towards north side of entrance corridor, and doorway to room (b).

Foto Taylor Lauritsen, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. 
Looking west through doorway to small room (b) or cupboard on north side of street entrance doorway.
On the right of the photo is the doorway to room (a) with stairs to upper floor.

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Looking west through doorway to small room (b) or cupboard on north side of street entrance doorway.

On the right of the photo is the doorway to room (a) with stairs to upper floor.

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. 
West wall of small room (b) or cupboard, with site of shelving supports.

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. West wall of small room (b) or cupboard, with site of shelving supports.

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. October 2017. Looking towards north-west corner of atrium with doorway to room (a).
Foto Taylor Lauritsen, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

IX.7.20 Pompeii. October 2017.

Looking towards north-west corner of atrium with doorway to room (a), from entrance corridor.

Foto Taylor Lauritsen, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Stone steps to upper floor in room (a).

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Stone steps to upper floor in room (a).

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. October 2017. 
Looking south across atrium towards room (k), with entrance corridor and doorway to room (c), on right.
Foto Taylor Lauritsen, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

IX.7.20 Pompeii. October 2017.

Looking south across atrium towards room (k), with entrance corridor and doorway to room (c), on right.

Foto Taylor Lauritsen, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. October 2017. 
Looking towards south wall of entrance corridor, and doorway to room (c), on its south side.
Foto Taylor Lauritsen, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

IX.7.20 Pompeii. October 2017.

Looking towards south wall of entrance corridor, and doorway to room (c), on its south side.

Foto Taylor Lauritsen, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. 
Doorway to room (c), cubiculum on south side of street entrance doorway.

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Doorway to room (c), cubiculum on south side of street entrance doorway.

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Room (c ), south-west corner of cubiculum, with window onto Vicolo di Tesmo in west wall.
According to PPP, the west wall of this cubiculum (room c) was painted with a central panel of yellow.
The side panels were red with painted medallions. The lower area was uncoloured.
See Bragantini, de Vos, Badoni, 1986. Pitture e Pavimenti di Pompei, Parte 3. Rome: ICCD. (p.503)

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Room (c), south-west corner of cubiculum, with window onto Vicolo di Tesmo in west wall.

According to PPP, the west wall of this cubiculum (room c) was painted with a central panel of yellow.

The side panels were red with painted medallions. The lower area was uncoloured.

See Bragantini, de Vos, Badoni, 1986. Pitture e Pavimenti di Pompei, Parte 3. Rome: ICCD. (p.503)

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Remains of painted plaster in room (e) with a window, (ala on north side of atrium,)
According to PPP, this room was a triclinium, the north wall had a rectangular window.
The lower area of the wall was painted white sprinkled with black and red.
The middle section was painted white, with panels separated by narrow candelabra partitions.
See Bragantini, de Vos, Badoni, 1986. Pitture e Pavimenti di Pompei, Parte 3. Rome: ICCD. (p.503)

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Remains of painted plaster in room (e) with a window, (ala on north side of atrium,)

According to PPP, this room was a triclinium, the north wall had a rectangular window.

The lower area of the wall was painted white sprinkled with black and red.

The middle section was painted white, with panels separated by narrow candelabra partitions.

See Bragantini, de Vos, Badoni, 1986. Pitture e Pavimenti di Pompei, Parte 3. Rome: ICCD. (p.503)

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Looking south along west portico. The two columns at the rear of the atrium, leading into the peristyle can be seen on the right.

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Looking south along west portico.

The two columns at the rear of the atrium, leading into the peristyle can be seen on the right.

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. October 2017. Looking south along west portico.
Looking towards south side of doorway to small room (f) or cupboard.
Foto Taylor Lauritsen, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

IX.7.20 Pompeii. October 2017. Looking south along west portico.

Looking towards south side of doorway to small room (f) or cupboard.

Foto Taylor Lauritsen, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. October 2017. 
Looking towards south side of doorway to small room (f) or cupboard, with detail of plasterwork.
Foto Taylor Lauritsen, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

IX.7.20 Pompeii. October 2017.

Looking towards south side of doorway to small room (f) or cupboard, with detail of plasterwork.

Foto Taylor Lauritsen, ERC Grant 681269 DÉCOR.

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii, 1978. Looking south-east across 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. J78f0224

IX.7.20 Pompeii, 1978. Looking south-east across 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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IX.7.20 Pompeii. 1966. Looking south-east across peristyle from 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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IX.7.20 Pompeii. 1966. Looking south-east across peristyle from 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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Marble statuette of Iside-Io? Found in IX.7.23, according to Naples Museum card.  
Now in Naples Archaeological Museum.  Inventory number 119584.
According to Jashemski and Dwyer, this was found in the atrium of IX.7.20, but probably belonged to the peristyle.
It was discovered on 28th October 1880, and described as –
Bust for a herm. White marble. Height m.0.21.
The back of the bust is flat and the sides show cuttings for cross-bars.
A river god, with bull’s horns protruding from above temples.
Hair parted down the middle, descends in wavy tresses to chest.
See Jashemski, W. F., 1993. The Gardens of Pompeii, Volume II: Appendices. New York: Caratzas. (p.241)
See Dwyer E., 1982. Pompeian Domestic Sculpture, Rome: Bretschneider, pp.71-78.

Marble statuette of Iside-Io? Found in IX.7.23, according to Naples Museum card. 

Now in Naples Archaeological Museum. Inventory number 119584.

According to Jashemski and Dwyer, this was found in the atrium of IX.7.20, but probably belonged to the peristyle.

It was discovered on 28th October 1880, and described as –

Bust for a herm. White marble. Height m.0.21.

The back of the bust is flat, and the sides show cuttings for cross-bars.

A river god, with bull’s horns protruding from above temples.

Hair parted down the middle, descends in wavy tresses to chest.

See Jashemski, W. F., 1993. The Gardens of Pompeii, Volume II: Appendices. New York: Caratzas. (p.241)

See Dwyer E., 1982. Pompeian Domestic Sculpture, Rome: Bretschneider, pp.71-78.

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Columns near doorway to room (h) on north portico.

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Columns near doorway to room (h) on north portico.

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Room (h): looking into north-west corner with remains of painted plaster.
On north wall, the zoccolo was black, the middle zone had a red central panel with yellow side panels.

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Room (h): looking into north-west corner with remains of painted plaster.

On north wall, the zoccolo was black, the middle zone had a red central panel with yellow side panels.

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Room (h): remains of painted plaster on east wall with red and yellow panels.

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Room (h): remains of painted plaster on east wall with red and yellow panels.

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Looking east along north portico.

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Looking east along north portico.

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Looking west along north portico.

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Looking west along north portico.

 

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Looking south-east across garden area, from north portico.

IX.7.20 Pompeii. May 2005. Looking south-east across garden area, from north portico.

 

 

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