Pompeii Painter - Roman art - Pompeian painter with painted statue and framed painting Pompeii

Pompeii Painter - Roman art - Pompeian painter with painted statue and framed painting Pompeii

A group relaxes over a glass of wine in this Pompeian wall painting. Treasures like this give us a wonderful insight into what life was like before the town was devastated in AD 79. Taken from the West Wall of the Triclinium in the bakery of the house of the chaste lovers. Photo M Larvey

A group relaxes over a glass of wine in this Pompeian wall painting. Treasures like this give us a wonderful insight into what life was like before the town was devastated in AD 79. Taken from the West Wall of the Triclinium in the bakery of the house of the chaste lovers. Photo M Larvey

Two Kemetic/Kushic priest at the Isis temple in Pompeii rome (Isis herculaneum frescoe). The image is not dated however the temple was destroyed in 79CE. It is safe to assume that this picture is much older. Before the advent of the Christian Era, the Roman invention of Christianity (Roman Catholicism) and the change over from Kemet to Rome being the spiritual center of that time period.

Two Kemetic/Kushic priest at the Isis temple in Pompeii rome (Isis herculaneum frescoe). The image is not dated however the temple was destroyed in 79CE. It is safe to assume that this picture is much older. Before the advent of the Christian Era, the Roman invention of Christianity (Roman Catholicism) and the change over from Kemet to Rome being the spiritual center of that time period.

Roman fresco painting. The wearing of the image--cracks, fades, scuffs--give us a way to make time tactile. That is what I'm fascinated with.

Roman fresco painting. The wearing of the image--cracks, fades, scuffs--give us a way to make time tactile. That is what I'm fascinated with.

Villa of Mysteries has one of the largest frescoes remaining from the Ancient world. Pompeii, Campania, Italy (color)

Villa of Mysteries has one of the largest frescoes remaining from the Ancient world. Pompeii, Campania, Italy (color)

Pompeii ~ Etruscan fresco from the Villa of the Mysteries ~ The finest example of a suburban villa, renowned for its size and many wall paintings, especially the dining-room. The great frieze in the dining-room  is the work of a Campanian artist of the 1st century B.C. under the influence of Greek painting related to the 'mystery' cult or a wife's initiation into the mysteries of Dionysus.

Pompeii ~ Etruscan fresco from the Villa of the Mysteries ~ The finest example of a suburban villa, renowned for its size and many wall paintings, especially the dining-room. The great frieze in the dining-room is the work of a Campanian artist of the 1st century B.C. under the influence of Greek painting related to the 'mystery' cult or a wife's initiation into the mysteries of Dionysus.

Pompeii. House of L. Caeciius Jucundus: Wall Painting, Iphiginia in Taurus. The Roman Society, Imago, Searching & Saving

Pompeii. House of L. Caeciius Jucundus: Wall Painting, Iphiginia in Taurus. The Roman Society, Imago, Searching & Saving

"Venus, and Bride"  Roman Imperial  A sheer palla over a stola which is decorated in the center front with clavi

"Venus, and Bride" Roman Imperial A sheer palla over a stola which is decorated in the center front with clavi

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