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Pompeian domestic sculpture

Eugene J. Dwyer

Pompeian domestic sculpture

a study of five Pompeian houses and their contents

by Eugene J. Dwyer

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Published by G. Bretschneider in Roma .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pompeii (Extinct city),
  • Italy
    • Subjects:
    • Statues -- Italy -- Pompeii (Extinct city),
    • Dwellings -- Italy -- Pompeii (Extinct city),
    • Sculpture, Greco-Roman -- Italy -- Pompeii (Extinct city),
    • Figurines -- Italy -- Pompeii (Extinct city),
    • Decorative arts -- Italy -- Pompeii (Extinct city),
    • Pompeii (Extinct city) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEugene J. Dwyer.
      SeriesArchaeologica,, 28
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNB116.P6 D88 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination178 p., 1v p. of plates :
      Number of Pages178
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3215581M
      ISBN 108885007651
      LC Control Number83123837


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Pompeian domestic sculpture: A study of five Pompeian houses and their contents (Archaeologica)Author: Eugene J Dwyer. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dwyer, Eugene J. Pompeian domestic sculpture.

Roma: G. Bretschneider, (OCoLC) Online version. In AD 79, Mt. Vesuvius erupted in two stages. While the first stage was incredibly destructive, it was the second stage, a so-called pyroclastic flow, that inundated Pompeii with a combination of superheated gases, pumice, and rocks, killing tens of thousands of people and animals and burying them in ash and by: 2.

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Dwyer (art history, Kenyon Coll.) invites the reader to experience the unification of Italy and what it meant Author: Eugene Dwyer.

The discussions of domestic art in this book, a perennial topic for Pompeian scholars, engage previously neglected subjects such as wall ornaments in domestic decoration, the sculpture collection in the house of Octavius Quartio, and the role of the covered walkways in luxury villa architecture.

The discussions of domestic art in this book, a perennial topic for Pompeian scholars, engage previously neglected subjects such as wall ornaments. Dwyer, Eugene J. Pompeian Domestic Sculpture: A Study of Five Pompeian Houses and Their Contents. Roma: G. Bretschneider, NBP6 D88 _____.

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Eugene Dwyer: The “statues” – I use the term while recognizing that they are partly composed of actual. For an example of a statue of a child preserving pigment in the hair, eyebrows, and pupils, see the statue of a child holding a hare from the House of the Camillus (VII) at Pompeii, (1st century A.D.; Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, Naples, ), in Dwyer, Pompeian Domestic Sculpture, pp.

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