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The Social Life of Painting in Ancient Rome and on the Bay of Naples

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of art: BCE to c 500 CE, ancient & classical world,
  • Painting & paintings,
  • Techniques - General,
  • Italy,
  • Dwellings,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Social aspects,
  • Art,
  • Rome,
  • Mural painting and decoration,,
  • Art / General,
  • Campania,
  • General,
  • Interior decoration,
  • Mural painting and decoration, Roman

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages370
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7765276M
    ISBN 100521826004
    ISBN 109780521826006

    Pompeii, preserved ancient Roman city in Campania, Italy, that was destroyed by the violent eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 CE. The circumstances of its destruction preserved Pompeii’s remains as a unique document of Greco-Roman life. Learn more about Pompeii, including its history and excavations. Since , American Journal of Philology (AJP) has helped to shape American classical , the Journal has achieved worldwide recognition as a forum for international exchange among classicists and philologists by publishing original research in classical literature, philology, linguistics, history, society, religion, philosophy, and cultural and material studies.


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Because the Roman house fulfilled an important. In this study, Eleanor Winsor Leach offers a new interpretation of Roman painting as found in domestic spaces of the elite classes of ancient Rome and Campania. Because the Roman house fulfilled an important function as the seat of its owner's political power, its mural decoration provides critical evidence for the interrelationship between public and private life.

The social life of painting in Ancient Rome and on the bay of Naples / Eleanor Winsor Leach. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 1. Mural painting and decoration, Roman – Italy – Campania – Social aspects. Interior decoration – Rome – Social aspects. Dwellings – Rome. Art and society.

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Eleanor Winsor Leach (Aug – Febru ) was the Ruth N. Halls Professor with the Department of Classical Studies at Indiana University. She was a trustee of the Vergilian Society in and was second and then first vice-president in Leach was the president of the Society of Classical Studies (formerly, the American Philological Association) Born: AugProvidence, Rhode Island, U.S.

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A spectacular villa under Positano sees the light. Marco Merola. Once we reach the spot, you The eruption of won’t believe your eyes,” says Mount Vesuvius archaeologist Luciana Jacobelli in A.D. 79 buried not only the towns of the University of Molise as she of Pompeii and opens a small door to the crypt Herculaneum, but of the church of Santa.

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