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Designing for Luxury on the Bay of Naples: Villas and Landscapes (c. 100 BCE ...

Mantha Zarmakoupi - Architecture - 2013 - 368 pages
This study explores Roman luxury villa architecture and the Roman luxury villa lifestyle to shed light on the villas' design as a dynamic process related to cultural, social ...
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Privata Luxuria: Towards an Archaeology of Intimacy : Pompeii and Beyond ...

Anna Anguissola - Architecture, Domestic - 2012 - 239 pages
Privacy is a widely debated concept today, and a paramount concern for modern societies: the ideas and prerogatives that it encapsulates are considered, nowadays, to be ...
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The Villa Dei Papiri at Herculaneum: Life and Afterlife of a Sculpture ...

Carol C. Mattusch, Henry Lie - Art - 2005 - 390 pages
The Villa dei Papiri at Herculaneum-buried during the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in A.D. 79, then rediscovered in 1750-contained a large collection of bronze and marble statuary ...
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Pompeii

Filippo Coarelli - Art - 2002 - 406 pages
Wander the streets of this prosperous city, and view the frescos of the House of the Vettii, and the Villa of Poppea at Oplontis. Frescoes, reliefs and statuary are reproduced ...
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Guide to the Getty Villa

Architecture - 2005 - 131 pages
The Getty Villa in Malibu includes the only museum in the United States devoted solely to classical antiquities. As such, the Museum building seeks to replicate the ground plan ...
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Pompeii: an architectural history

Lawrence Richardson - Architecture - 1988 - 445 pages
Excavations at Popeii have been going on for more than two centuires, since 1748, and discoveries there have regularly produced new and important information about ancient ...
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Herculaneum, Italy's Buried Treasure

Joseph Jay Deiss - Architecture - 1989 - 222 pages
A vivid portrayal of life in Pompeii's sister city, this book includes a detailed description of the ancient Villa dei Papyri, on which the present Getty Museum in Malibu is ...
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