Pompeii A.D. 79: Treasures from the National Archaeological Museum, Naples, and the Pompeii Antiquarium (Volumes I and II)

by J. B Ward-Perkins

Paperback, 1978

Status

Available

Call number

DG70.P7 W35

Publication

Boston Museum of Fine Arts (1978), Edition: First Edition, 221 pages

Description

Here in 450 plates--50 in full color--is the life and art of Pompeii, Herculaneum, and Stabiae, the ancient Roman towns buried by a catastrophic eruption of Vesuvius for more than sixteen centuries until their discovery and excavation. This volume brings together more than 300 murals, sculptures, and artifacts recovered from the ashes and ultimately housed in the National Archaeological Museum of Naples and the Pompeii Antiquarium.

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Physical description

221 p.

ISBN

0878461248 / 9780878461240

Barcode

34662000860947
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