From the Pompeii Exhibit Gallery
at the National Gallery of Art

Pompeii, two seaside villas

Pompeii. Two seaside villas, probably 1st century AD. Fresco, 22 x 53 cm.
Soprintendenza Speciale per i Beni Archeologici di Napoli e Pompei. Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli. Photograpy © Luciano Pedicini

 


From the Pompeii Exhibit Gallery
at the National Gallery of Art

bust of Gaius Cornelius Rufus, on high pedestal

Pompeii, bust of Gaius Cornelius Rufus, 1st century BC - 1st century AD. Marble, 175 cm.
Soprintendenza Speciale per i Beni Archeologici di Napoli e Pompei. Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli. Photography © Luciano Pedicini

 


From the Pompeii Exhibit Gallery
at the National Gallery of Art

bust of young woman

Pompeii, House of the Citharist, portrait of a young woman, probably 1st century AD. Marble, 45 cm.
Soprintendenza Speciale per i Beni Archeologici di Napoli e Pompei. Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli. Photograpy © Luciano Pedicini


 

From the Pompeii Exhibit Gallery
at the National Gallery of Art

painting of seated woman

Stabiae, Villa Ariana, woman seated beneath a coffered ceiling, 1st century AD. fesco, 53 x 49 cm.
Soprintendenza Speciale per i Beni Archeologici di Napoli e Pompei. Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli. Photography © Luciano Pedicini


From the Pompeii Exhibit Gallery
at the National Gallery of Art

fresco of peacock on fence

Pompeii, peacock on a garden fence, 1st century AD. Fresco, 115 x 107 cm.
Soprintendenza Speciale per i Beni Archeologici di Napoli e Pompei. Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli. Photograpy © Luciano Pedicini

 

From the Pompeii Exhibit Gallery
at the National Gallery of Art

Bust of Caligula

Rione Terra at Pozzuoli, Gaius (Caligula), 1st century AD. Marble, 26 cm.
Soprintendenza Speciale per i Beni Archeologici di Napoli e Pompei. Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli. Photograpy © Luciano Pedicini


 

From the Pompeii Exhibit Gallery
at the National Gallery of Art

harbor town image

Stabie. A harbor town, probably 1st century AD. Fresco, 24 x 26 cm.
Soprintendenza Speciale per i Beni Archeologici di Napoli e Pompei. Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli. Photograpy © Luciano Pedicini


 

From the Pompeii Exhibit Gallery
at the National Gallery of Art

Volaire painting of Vesuvius erupting

Pierre-Jacques Volaire, The Eruption of Mt. Vesuvius, 1777, oil on canvas, 134.6 x 226.1 cm.
North Carolina Museum of Art, from the Alcy C. Kendrick Bequest and the State of North Carolina.