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VI.9.6 Pompeii. Casa dei Dioscuri or House of Castor & Pollux.

Rear entrance at VI.9.9. Excavated 1826, 1828 and 1837.

Linked to VI.9.7 and VI.9.8.

Atrium

 

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Large peristyle       Pseudoperistyle and east side

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. W.814. Room 3, looking north-west across impluvium in atrium, towards doorway to room 16. The fauces/entrance corridor from the main entrance is on the left.
Photo by Tatiana Warscher. With kind permission of DAI Rome, whose copyright it remains. 
See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/231049

VI.9.6 Pompeii. W.814. Room 3, looking north-west across impluvium in atrium, towards doorway to room 16.

The fauces/entrance corridor from the main entrance is on the left.

Photo by Tatiana Warscher. Photo © Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Rom, Arkiv.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 3, looking north-west across atrium, towards doorway to room 16.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 3, looking north-west across atrium, towards doorway to room 16.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 16.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Doorway to room 16.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 16.  Floor and raised bed area.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, floor and raised bed area.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 16.  West wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, west wall.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. 1849. Room 16, painting by Laurits Albert Winstrup, without a clear indication from which wall. 
Photo © Danmarks Kunstbibliotek, inventory number ark_6190b.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. 1849. Room 16, painting by Laurits Albert Winstrup, without a clear indication from which wall.

Photo © Danmarks Kunstbibliotek, inventory number ark_6190b.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. 1828. Room 16. Painting by Zahn of a Candelabra on a white background.
The base of the candelabra is on the left, the top, which would have been above, is on the right
According to Zahn this was found in the middle of the large wall in the small chamber of the “Porter”.
This room was situated immediately to the left of the entrance to the house.
See Zahn, W., 1842-44. Die schönsten Ornamente und merkwürdigsten Gemälde aus Pompeji, Herkulanum und Stabiae: II. Berlin: Reimer, taf. 89.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. 1828. Room 16. Painting by Zahn of a Candelabra on a white background.

The base of the candelabra is on the left, the top, which would have been above, is on the right

According to Zahn this was found in the middle of the large wall in the small chamber of the “Porter”.

This room was situated immediately to the left of the entrance to the house.

See Zahn, W., 1842-44. Die schönsten Ornamente und merkwürdigsten Gemälde aus Pompeji, Herkulanum und Stabiae: II. Berlin: Reimer, taf. 89.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. Pre-1849. 
Paintings by Zahn of wall decoration from various places in Pompeii.
On the right, candelabra from Room 16.
In the centre, from Casa della Danzatrice, VI.2.22, excavated 1811.
On the left, five painted decorations/candelabra from VIII.3.14.
See Zahn W., 1849. Ornamente aller klassischen Kunst-Epochen nach den Originalen in ihren eigenthümlichen Farben. Berlin: Reimer, Taf. 79.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. Pre-1849.

Paintings by Zahn of wall decoration from various places in Pompeii.

On the right, candelabra from Room 16.

In the centre, from Casa della Danzatrice, VI.2.22, excavated 1811.

On the left, five painted decorations/candelabra from VIII.3.14.

See Zahn W., 1849. Ornamente aller klassischen Kunst-Epochen nach den Originalen in ihren eigenthümlichen Farben. Berlin: Reimer, Taf. 79.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. May 2006. Room 16, painted figures on west wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. May 2006. Room 16, painted figures on west wall.

 

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VI.9.6 Pompeii. W.258. Room 16, painted decoration from west wall.
Photo by Tatiana Warscher. With kind permission of DAI Rome, whose copyright it remains. 
See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/231670

VI.9.6 Pompeii. W.258. Room 16, painted decoration from west wall.

Photo by Tatiana Warscher. Photo © Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Rom, Arkiv.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, landscape scene with buildings from west wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, landscape scene with buildings, from west wall.

 

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VI.9.6 Pompeii. W.249. Room 16, landscape scene with buildings, from west wall.
Photo by Tatiana Warscher. With kind permission of DAI Rome, whose copyright it remains. 
See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/231424

VI.9.6 Pompeii. W.249. Room 16, landscape scene with buildings, from west wall.

Photo by Tatiana Warscher. Photo © Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Rom, Arkiv.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. 19th October 1889. Room 16, landscape scene with buildings, from west wall.
DAIR 83.99. Photo © Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Rom, Arkiv.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. 19th October 1889. Room 16, landscape scene with buildings, from west wall.

DAIR 83.99. Photo © Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Rom, Arkiv.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. May 2006. Room 16, painted figure on west wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. May 2006. Room 16, painted figure on west wall.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. W.178. Room 16, copy of watercolour of painted decorations from west wall.
Photo by Tatiana Warscher. Photo © Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Rom, Arkiv.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. W.178. Room 16, copy of watercolour of painted decorations from west wall.

Photo by Tatiana Warscher. Photo © Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Rom, Arkiv.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. 27th May 1880. Room 16, watercolour copy of painted decorations from west wall.
DAIR 83.88. Photo © Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Rom, Arkiv.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. 27th May 1880. Room 16, watercolour copy of painted decorations from west wall.

DAIR 83.88. Photo © Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Rom, Arkiv.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. October 1891. 
Room 16, detail of painted candelabra from west wall, as well as north wall, (see below).
DAIR 83.89. Photo © Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Rom, Arkiv.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. October 1891.

Room 16, detail of painted candelabra from west wall, as well as north wall, (see below).

DAIR 83.89. Photo © Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Rom, Arkiv.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, painted figure on west wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, painted figure on west wall.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, painted figure on west wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, painted figure on west wall.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, painted figure on west wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, painted figure on west wall.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, painted figure on south wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, looking towards painted figure on upper south wall.

 

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VI.9.6 Pompeii. W.252. Room 16, painted decoration from south wall.
Photo by Tatiana Warscher. With kind permission of DAI Rome, whose copyright it remains. 
See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/231427

VI.9.6 Pompeii. W.252. Room 16, painted decoration from south wall.

Photo by Tatiana Warscher. Photo © Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Rom, Arkiv.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, painted figure on south wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, painted figure on south wall.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, south wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, south wall.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii.  May 2006.  Room 16.  South east corner.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. May 2006. Room 16, south-east corner.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, upper east wall on south side of doorway to atrium, and south-east corner.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, upper east wall on south side of doorway to atrium, and south-east corner.

 

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VI.9.6 Pompeii. W.250. Room 16, detail from east wall.
Photo by Tatiana Warscher. With kind permission of DAI Rome, whose copyright it remains. 
See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/231425

VI.9.6 Pompeii. W.250. Room 16, detail from upper east wall.

Photo by Tatiana Warscher. Photo © Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Rom, Arkiv.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 16.  East wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, east wall.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, painted figure on east wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, painted figure on east wall on south side of doorway to atrium.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 16.  North wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, upper north wall.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 16.  North wall.  Painted wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, painted north wall.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 16.  North wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, north wall.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. 1891. Room 16, seems to correspond with north wall to right of alcove?, but also on west wall, (see above). 
Watercolour of gold candelabra with winged base, floral design with birds and tambourines and urn at the top.
DAIR 83.89. Photo © Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Rom, Arkiv.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. 1891. Room 16, seems to correspond with north wall to right of alcove?, but also on west wall, (see above).

Watercolour of gold candelabra with winged base, floral design with birds and tambourines and urn at the top.

DAIR 83.89. Photo © Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Rom, Arkiv.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 16.  North wall.  Painted figure.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, painted figure from north wall.

 

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VI.9.6 Pompeii. W.300. Room 16, detail from north wall.
Photo by Tatiana Warscher. With kind permission of DAI Rome, whose copyright it remains. 
See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/231313

VI.9.6 Pompeii. W.300. Room 16, detail from north wall.

Photo by Tatiana Warscher. Photo © Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Rom, Arkiv.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. c.1870’s. Painting by Sydney Vacher of a peacock, seen on the north wall of room 16. 
Photo © Victoria and Albert Museum, inventory number E.4401-1910.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. c.1870’s. Painting by Sydney Vacher of a peacock, seen on the north wall of room 16.

Photo © Victoria and Albert Museum, inventory number E.4401-1910.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 16.  North wall.  Painted figure.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, painted figure from upper north wall.

 

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VI.9.6 Pompeii. W.299. Room 16, detail from north wall.
Photo by Tatiana Warscher. With kind permission of DAI Rome, whose copyright it remains. 
See http://arachne.uni-koeln.de/item/marbilderbestand/231931

VI.9.6 Pompeii. W.299. Room 16, detail from north wall.

Photo by Tatiana Warscher. Photo © Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Abteilung Rom, Arkiv.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, dado and painted niche or recess at west end of north wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, dado and painted niche or recess at west end of north wall.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, dado on north wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, dado on north wall.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii.  March 2009.  Room 16.  East wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, zoccolo/dado from east wall on south side of doorway.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, dado on east wall and south-east corner.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, dado on east wall and south-east corner.

 

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, dado on south wall.

VI.9.6 Pompeii. March 2009. Room 16, dado on south wall.

 

 

Atrium:    1        2        3        4        5        6        7        8        9       10      Plan  

 

Large peristyle       Pseudoperistyle and east side

 

 

 

 

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