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Herculaneum III.11. Casa del Tramezzo di Legno or House of the Wooden Screen.

 

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Garden area, from III.11/8

 

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Crossroads, Herculaneum, looking north along Cardo IV, from Inferiore to Superiore. May 2010.

The road running from left to right is the Decumanus Inferior.

 

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Looking west along Decumanus Inferior, Herculaneum, from crossroads with Cardo IV, Inferiore and Superiore. May 2010.

 

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Looking west along III. 8, and gateway to garden area of III.11, Herculaneum. May 2010.

 

III.11/8 Herculaneum. May 2010. Rear doorway of House of the Wooden Screen. Looking west.

III.11/8 Herculaneum. May 2010. Rear gateway of House of the Wooden Screen. Looking south.

 

III.11/8 Herculaneum. October 2014. Looking south from doorway across portico towards doorway looking from room 8. Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

III.11/8 Herculaneum. October 2014. Looking south from doorway across portico towards doorway looking from room 8.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

III.11/8 Herculaneum. May 2010. Looking west from doorway across portico.

III.11/8 Herculaneum. May 2010. Looking south from doorway across portico towards doorway from room 8.

 

III.11/8 Herculaneum. May 2005. Looking towards south wall, and doorway from room 8. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11/8 Herculaneum. May 2005. Looking towards south wall, and doorway into room 8.

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11/8 Herculaneum. May 2005. Detail on south wall above doorway from room 8. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11/8 Herculaneum. May 2005. Detail on south wall above doorway into room 8.

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11/8 Herculaneum. May 2005. Detail of upper south wall above doorway from room 8.
Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11/8 Herculaneum. May 2005. Detail of upper south wall above doorway into room 8.

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11/8 Herculaneum. May 2005. Looking towards wall in south-east corner of peristyle area.
Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11/8 Herculaneum. May 2005. Looking towards wall in south-east corner of peristyle area.

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11/8 Herculaneum. October 2014. Looking south-west across peristyle garden towards doorways to room 14 to room 17.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

III.11/8 Herculaneum. October 2014. Looking south-west across peristyle garden towards doorways to room 14 to room 17.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

III.11/8 Herculaneum. October 2012. Looking south-west across peristyle garden towards doorways to room 14 to room 16.  Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

III.11/8 Herculaneum. October 2012. Looking south-west across peristyle garden towards doorways to room 14, to room 16. 

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010.

Looking south-west across peristyle garden towards doorways to room 14 to room 17.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Looking south towards garden wall from portico.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. South garden wall of peristyle.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. South wall of garden peristyle. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. South wall of garden peristyle. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Painted south wall of garden.

According to Jashemski, this south wall was painted with a garden painting.

See Jashemski, W. F., 1993. The Gardens of Pompeii, Volume II: Appendices. New York: Caratzas. (p.259-60)

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. Detail from south wall of garden peristyle. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. South wall of garden peristyle. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Remains of garden painting.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Remains of garden painting.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Remains of garden painting.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. Detail from south wall of garden peristyle. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. Detail from south wall of garden peristyle. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. South wall of garden peristyle. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. South wall of garden peristyle. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. South wall of garden peristyle. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. South wall of garden peristyle. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. South wall of garden peristyle. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2005. South wall of garden peristyle. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum, 1964. Garden painting.   Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
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III.11 Herculaneum, 1964. Garden painting. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

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III.11 Herculaneum, 1964. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.
Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.
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III.11 Herculaneum, 1964. Garden painting from south wall. Photo by Stanley A. Jashemski.

Source: The Wilhelmina and Stanley A. Jashemski archive in the University of Maryland Library, Special Collections (See collection page) and made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial License v.4. See Licence and use details.

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Detail from garden painting.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Detail from garden painting.

 

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III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Detail from garden painting.

 

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III.11/8 Herculaneum. October 2014. Looking south-west across peristyle garden towards doorways to room 14 to room 17.

Photo courtesy of Michael Binns.

 

III.11/8 Herculaneum. May 2005. Looking towards rooms 15,16 and 17, on west side of peristyle garden, taken from III.13.
Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11/8 Herculaneum. May 2005. Looking towards rooms 15,16 and 17, on west side of peristyle garden, taken from III.13.

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010. Looking south-west across garden peristyle towards doorways to rooms 14 and 15, on left and large triclinium 16, on right.

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2010.

Looking south-west across garden peristyle towards doorways to rooms 14 and 15, on left and large triclinium 16, on right.

 

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2006. Looking west across the garden area. According to Maiuri, the central room on the west side served as the triclinium. It was brought to light in the old excavations and the decoration is much deteriorated, as in the other rooms surrounding it.
See Maiuri, Amedeo, (1977). Herculaneum. 7th English ed, of Guide books to the Museums Galleries and Monuments of Italy, No.53 (p.33).

III.11 Herculaneum. May 2006. Looking west across the garden area.

According to Maiuri, the central room on the west side served as the triclinium.

It was brought to light in the old excavations and the decoration is much deteriorated, as in the other rooms surrounding it.

See Maiuri, Amedeo, (1977). Herculaneum. 7th English ed, of Guide books to the Museums Galleries and Monuments of Italy, No.53 (p.33).

 

III.11 Herculaneum, June 2006. Triclinium, room 16, looking towards north-west corner. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum, June 2006. Triclinium, room 16, looking towards north-west corner.

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2005. Triclinium, room 16, north wall. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2005. Triclinium, room 16, north wall. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2005. Triclinium, room 16, north wall (enhanced).
Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2005. Triclinium, room 16, north wall (enhanced). Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2005. Triclinium, room 16, south wall. 
Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2005. Triclinium, room 16, south wall. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2005. Triclinium, room 16, south wall. 
Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2005. Triclinium, room 16, south wall. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2005. Triclinium, room 16, south wall. 
Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2005. Triclinium, room 16, south wall. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2001. Looking west across the garden area. Photo courtesy of Current Archaeology.

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2001. Looking west across the garden area. Photo courtesy of Current Archaeology.

 

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2005. Looking north-west across the garden peristyle.
Doorway to room 16 is on the left, with doorway to room 17 also in west wall.
In the north wall is a doorway to room 13, with window, and room 12, behind the tree trunk. Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum, May 2005. Looking north-west across the garden peristyle.

Doorway to room 16 is on the left, with doorway to room 17 also in west wall.

In the north wall is a doorway to room 13, with window, and room 12, behind the tree trunk.

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

III.11 Herculaneum, June 2005. Upper west wall, above room 13.
Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

III.11 Herculaneum, June 2005. Upper west wall, above room 13.

Photo courtesy of Nicolas Monteix.

 

 

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