A Painter at Work

From the House of the Surgeon, Pompeii. 1st century BCE – 1st century CE. 17 7/8 x 17 3/8″ (45.5 x 45.3 centimeters). Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Naples.

 

 

Still Life (detail)

From the House of the Stags, Herculaneum. Before 79 CE. Approximately 1′ 2″ x 1′ 1/2″ (35.5 x 37 centimeters). Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Naples.

 

Portrait of a Married Couple

From Pompeii. Mid 1st century CE. Height 25 1/2″ (64.8 centimeters). Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Naples.

 

 

Khan Academy aRTICLEs

Roman Wall Painting Styles

Still Life with Peaches

 

The Independent

Great Works: Still Life with Peaches (c AD50) Anon

 

The Metropolitan Museum Article

Roman Painting

 

Ancient History Encyclopedia Article

Roman Wall Painting