Roman Fresco First Style in House of the Tragic Poet (Sallust). "The First style, also referred to as structural, incrustation or masonry style, was most popular from 200 BC until 80 BC. It is characterized by the simulation of marble (marble veneering), with other simulated elements (e.g. suspended alabaster discs in vertical lines, 'wooden' beams in yellow and 'pillars' and 'cornices' in white), and the use of vivid colour, both being a sign of wealth."Wikipedia
Category: Rome | Fourth Style Roman Painting. The fourth style incorporates elements from earlier styles. The architecture in fourth style wall paintings is more realistic and the wall has a tendency to open up like the second style although not as much.
Pompeii, Herculaneum, Stabiae, Oplontis and Boscoreale were lost to the world in late August AD79 to lie hidden for almost 1800 years, a time capsule of Roman life in the first century AD. This website provides details on the story of their destruction and re-discovery and an in-depth look at what can be seen today.
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