*POMPEII, ITALY~House of Julia Felix-AD79eruption:This fresco is a further market scene found in the house but no long longer in-site;it can now be seen in the National Archaeological Museum in Naples).

Sale of bread at a market stall - Roman fresco from the Praedia of Julia Felix in Pompeii.

Wall-painting depicting the sale of bread, from the House of the Baker, Pompeii

Pompeian fresco depicting ancient Roman bakery or annona (distribution of bread to the Roman citizens).

Fresco from Pompeii showing a priest and disciples in a religious ceremony at the temple of Isis. 1st century, BCE.

Pompeii, Temple of Isis Fresco of Egyptian Isis ritual

Pompei, riapre dopo un restauro di due anni la Villa dei Misteri. Franceschini: "Oggi è una giornata importante"

Pompei, riapre dopo un restauro di due anni la Villa dei Misteri. Franceschini: "Oggi è una giornata importante" - Napoli - Repubblica.it

Pompeii's largest house Villa dei Misteri (Villa of the Mysteries), famous for its frescoes of the cult of Bacchus or Dionysus, reopened Thursday after a two-year restoration and a three-month closure for work on its paving.

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Roman Mysteries & Western Mysteries: The Trick to Pompeii

Wall painting. Pompeii, House of Giulia Felice, 79 b.C National Archaeological Museum, Naples.

Still life with eggs, birds, and bronze tableware. Fresco from the House of Julia Felix, Pompeii; now in the National Archaeological Museum, Naples.

pompeii paintings | Pompeii Fresco: Isis Worship (click to see larger image)

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Matrimonio di Alessandro e Statira nelle vesti di Ares e Afrodite - Pompei

Marriage of Alexander and Statira as Ares and Aphrodite, fresco, ca., copy after Aetion.

*POMPEII, ITALY ~ Roman Fresco from the House of Julia. Museo Archeologico Nazionale (Naples)

Still life with autumnal fruits. Fresco from the House of Julia Felix, Pompeii; now in the National Archaeological Museum, Naples.

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Ancient Italy: alternatives to Pompeii

Ancient Italy: alternatives to Pompeii - Telegraph

RELIGION Villa of the Mysteries (Dionysian fresco). This appears to be depicting an initiation rite into the cult of Dionysus, Greek god of wine.

Pompeii’s Villa of the Mysteries frescos shown before (left) and after (right) the completion of a two-year-long restoration and conservation project.

Dressing a Priestess or Bride, fresco excavated in the palaestra of the Forum Baths at Herculaneum.

*HERCULANEUM ~ Roman Fresco, Dressing a Priestess or Bride -- Excavated in the palaestra of the Forum Baths at Herculaneum -- 79 CE

Detail of the fresco from Pompeii, depicting Ulysses who is bound to the mast of his ship so that he cannot jump into the sea, lured by the bewitching song of sirens. The fresco is now in the British Museum.

Detail of the fresco from Pompeii, depicting Ulysses who is bound to the mast of his ship so that he cannot jump into the sea, lured by the bewitching song of sirens. The fresco is now in the British Museum.

Detail of a fresco from Pompeii showing a scene from the myth of Jason. Naples

*POMPEII, ITALY ~ Detail of a fresco showing a scene from the myth of Jason.

Casa dei Dioscuri - conservata al museo archeologico nazionale di Napoli.

Medea plans the murder of her children ( Museo archeologico nazionale, Naples)

Three couples in a summer triclinium Pompeii. Fourth Style painting, 70 AD.

Fresco from Pompeii, depicting a scene from a summer triclinium. Now in MANN.

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