Italy Trip Photos

 

April 2005

 

by Shawn McLaughlin *

 

These are photographs I took in Rome and Naples during our 2005 trip — including Pompeii and Herculaneum.

 

Enjoy!

 

Click on a thumbnail to see a larger version of the picture.

 

001Colosseum1.jpg

002MithrasTempleSanClemente.jpg

003LowerBasilicaSanClemente.jpg

Colosseum, Rome

Temple of Mithras

Church of San Clemente,

Rome

Narthex, Lower Basilica,

Church of San Clemente,

Rome

004frescoSanClemente.jpg

005LudusMagnus.jpg

006TempleAntoniusFaustina.jpg

Fresco, "Universal Judgment"

Lower Basilica, Church

of San Clemente, Rome

Ludus Magnus,

Rome

Temple of Antonius

& Faustina

(Forum), Rome

007marblefragmentForum.jpg

008NewBasilica.jpg

009TempleSaturn.jpg

Marble Fragment

beneath Temple of Saturn

(Forum), Rome

New Basilica

(Forum), Rome

Temple of Saturn

(Forum), Rome

010ArchSeptimusSeverus.jpg

011CapitolineSheWolf.jpg

012EquestMonMarcusAurelius.jpg

Arch of Septimus Severus

(Forum), Rome

Capitoline She-Wolf

Capitoline Museums,

Rome

Equestrian Monument

to Marcus Aurelius

Capitoline Museums,

Rome

013ConstantineHead.jpg

014ConstantineHhand.jpg

015DyingGaul.jpg

Colossal Head of

Constantine the Great

Capitoline Museums,

Rome

Colossal Hand of

Constantine the Great

Capitoline Museums,

Rome

The Dying Gaul

Capitoline Museums,

Rome

016Pantheon.jpg

017PantheonColumn.jpg

018CapuchinCrypt1.jpg

Pantheon "Abstraction",

Rome

Column

(north side of Pantheon),

Rome

Crypt of the Capuchin

Monks, Rome

019CapuchinCrypt2.jpg

020MammertinePrison.jpg

021MammertinePrisonWendy.jpg

Crypt of the Capuchin

Monks, Rome

Mammertine Prison,

Rome

Mammertine Prison

(with Wendy), Rome

022ForumAugustusnight.jpg

023marblefragmentTrajan.jpg

024TrajansMarket1.jpg

Forum of Augustus

(at night), Rome

Carved marble fragment,

Trajan's Market, Rome

Columns & steps,

Trajan's Market, Rome

025brickworkColosseum.jpg

026mosaicColosseum.jpg

027waterconduitColosseum.jpg

Coursed terracotta

masonry, Colosseum,

Rome

Gladiatorial mosaic,

Colosseum, Rome

Water conduit,

Colosseum, Rome

028Laocoon.jpg

029VenusFelix.jpg

030AugustusPrimaPorta.jpg

Laocoön Group

Vatican Museums,

Rome

Venus Felix

Vatican Museums,

Rome

Augustus

Vatican Museums,

Rome

031Aesclepius.jpg

032Venus.jpg

033horse.jpg

Aesclepius,

Vatican Museums,

Rome

Venus (?),

Vatican Museums,

Rome

Sculpture of horse

Vatican Museums,

Rome

034Pieta.jpg

035windowStPeter.jpg

036CastelSantAngelo.jpg

Michelangelo's "Pieta"

St. Peter's Basilica,

Rome

Stained-glass window

St. Peter's Basilica,

Rome

Castel Sant'Angelo,

Rome

037VEIImonument.jpg

038VEIImonumentUrbino.jpg

039bronzehorsehead.jpg

Monument to

Vittorio Emmanuel II,

Rome

Monument to

Vittorio Emmanuel II

(pedestal detail), Rome

Bronze horse head from

Herculaneum,
Naples Museum

040AphroditeCallipygos.jpg

041mosaicAlexander1.jpg

042mosaicAlexander2.jpg

Aphrodite Callipygos,

Naples Museum

Mosaic of Alexander

the Great from Pompeii,

Naples Museum

Mosaic of Alexander

the Great from Pompeii

(detail), Naples Museum

043BacchusVesuvius.jpg

044BacchusVesuviussnake.jpg

045mosaicSkeleton.jpg

Fresco, "Bacchus

& Vesuvius",

Naples Museum

Fresco, "Bacchus

& Vesuvius" (detail),

Naples Museum

Mosaic of skeleton

carrying wine jugs,

Naples Museum

046frescoProculus.jpg

047triclinium.jpg

048TempleApollo.jpg

Fresco of Paquius Proculus

& His Wife,

Naples Museum

Triclinium

(re-creation),

Naples Museum

Temple of Apollo,

Pompeii

049castofbody1.jpg

050castofbody2.jpg

051VillaDiomede.jpg

Cast of victim

of Vesuvius eruption,

Pompeii

Cast of victim

of Vesuvius eruption,

Pompeii

Villa of Diomede,

Pompeii

052frescoesVillaMysteries1.jpg

053frescoesVillaMysteries2.jpg

054frescoesVillaMysteries3.jpg

Frescoes,

Villa of the Mysteries,

Pompeii

Frescoes,

Villa of the Mysteries,

Pompeii

Frescoes,

Villa of the Mysteries,

Pompeii

055wallVillaMysteries.jpg

056TempleFortunaAugusta.jpg

057BakeryModesto.jpg

Wall & window,

Villa of the Mysteries,

Pompeii

Temple of Fortuna

Augusta, Pompeii

Bakery of Modesto,

Pompeii

058floormosaic.jpg

059columnfragments.jpg

060tombsNecropolisPortoErcolano.jpg

Floor mosaic,

Pompeii

Column fragments,

Pompeii

Tombs, Necropolis

of Porto Ercolano,

Pompeii

061cartruts.jpg

062frescoHouseVenus1.jpg

063frescoHouseVenus2.jpg

Cart ruts in street,

Pompeii

Frescoes,

House of Venus,

Pompeii

Frescoes,

House of Venus,

Pompeii

064frescoHouseVenus3.jpg

065frescoHouseVenus4.jpg

066CastellumAquaewatertower.jpg

Frescoes,
House of Venus,

Pompeii

Frescoes,

House of Venus,

Pompeii

Castellum Aquae

(water tower),

Pompeii

067HouseSmallFountain1.jpg

068HouseSmallFountain2.jpg

069HouseLoreiusTiburtinus1.jpg

Decorative niche,

House of the Small

Fountain, Pompeii

Decorative niche,

House of the Small

Fountain, Pompeii

House of Loreius

Tiburtinus, Pompeii

070HouseLoreiusTiburtinus2.jpg

071Forum.jpg

072floormosaicHouseWildBoar1.jpg

House of Loreius

Tiburtinus, Pompeii

Portico, west side of

Forum, Pompeii

Floor mosaic,

House of the Wild Boar,

Pompeii

073floormosaicHouseWildBoar2.jpg

074TempleApollostatue.jpg

075TempleApollostatudetail.jpg

Floor mosaic,

House of the Wild Boar

(detail), Pompeii

Statue of Apollo,

Temple of Apollo,

Pompeii

Statue of Apollo (detail),

Temple of Apollo,

Pompeii

076Basilica.jpg

077bathsfrigidarium.jpg

078bathscalidarium.jpg

Basilica, Pompeii

Baths (frigidarium),

Pompeii

Baths (calidarium),

Pompeii

079ArchCaligula.jpg

080passagewayAmphitheater.jpg

081tombNecropolisPortoNocera.jpg

Arch of Caligula,

Pompeii

Passageway,

Amphitheater,

Pompeii

Tombs, Necropolis

of Porto di Nocera,

Pompeii

082streetfountain.jpg

083marblefloorHouseFaun.jpg

084NatureFindsAWay.jpg

Street fountain,

Pompeii

Marble tablinum floor,

House of the Faun,

Pompeii

"Nature Finds A Way"

085columnfragment.jpg

086amphoraestairs.jpg

087castofbody3.jpg

Column fragment,

Edifice of Eumachia,

Pompeii

"Amphorae & Stairs",

Pompeii

Cast of victim
of Vesuvius eruption,

Pompeii

088castofbody4.jpg

089frescoVetutiusPlacidus.jpg

090intactceiling.jpg

Cast of victim

of Vesuvius eruption,

Pompeii

Fresco, Thermopolum

of Vetutius Placidus,

Pompeii

Intact ceiling & beams,

Herculaneum

091CasadellErmadiBronzo.jpg

092streetscene1.jpg

093bathsapodyterium.jpg

Casa dell'Erma di Bronzo,

Herculaneum

Street scene,

Herculaneum

Baths (apodyterium),

Herculaneum

094bathscalidariumWendy.jpg

095frescoesHallAugstals1.jpg

096frescoesHallAugustals2.jpg

Baths (calidarium),

with Wendy,

Herculaneum

Frescoes,

Hall of Augustals

Herculaneum

Frescoes,

Hall of Augustals,

Herculaneum

097frescoesHallAugustals3.jpg

098frescoesHallAugustals4.jpg

099marbleinscriptionHallAugustals.jpg

Frescoes,

Hall of Augustals,

Herculaneum

Frescoes,

Hall of Augustals,

Herculaneum

Inscription,

Hall of Augustals,

Herculaneum

100thermopolum1.jpg

101thermopolumjar.jpg

102thermopolum2.jpg

Thermopolum,

Herculaneum

Thermopolum

(jar detail),

Herculaneum

Thermopolum,

Herculaneum

103scaffolding.jpg

104decorativeniche1.jpg

105wallfresco.jpg

Scaffolding (!),

Herculaneum

Decorative niche,

Herculaneum

Wall fresco,

Herculaneum

106LargeTavern.jpg

107wallfresco.jpg

108streetfountain.jpg

Large Tavern,

Herculaneum

Wall fresco,

Herculaneum

Street fountain,

Herculaneum

109bronzehydrafountain.jpg

110thermopolus3.jpg

111cruxdissimulataswastika.jpg

Five-headed Hydra

Fountain, Herculaneum

Thermopolum,

Herculaneum

Mosaic featuring

Crux Dissimulata

(swastika), Herculaneum

112HouseCorinthianAtrium.jpg

113CucumasShop.jpg

114CasaSaloneNero.jpg

House of the

Corinthian Atrium,

Herculaneum

Cucumas Shop,

Herculaneum

Casa del Salone Nero,

Herculaneum

115decorativeniche2.jpg

116decorativeniche3.jpg

117decorativeniche4.jpg

Decorative niche,

Herculaneum

Decorative niche,

Herculaneum

Decorative niche,

Herculaneum

118streetscene2.jpg

119HouseLargePortal.jpg

120scuptureHouseoftheDeers.jpg

Street scene,

Herculaneum

House with the

Large Portal,

Herculaneum

Sculpture,

House of the Deers,

Herculaneum

121HerculaneumVesuvius.jpg

122Herculaneum.jpg

123CasteldellOvo1.jpg

Herculaneum & Vesuvius

Herculaneum

Castel dell'Ovo,

Naples

124CasteldellOvo2.jpg

125CasteldellOvo3.jpg

126CastelNuovo.jpg

Sea wall (from

Castel dell'Ovo),

Naples

Ramparts & city view,

Castel dell'Ovo,

Naples

Castel Nuovo,

Naples

127TrajansMarket2.jpg

128streetfresco.jpg

129TeatroMarcello.jpg

Trajan's Market,

Rome

Fresco, street side of

Palazzo dei Conservatori,

Rome

Teatro Marcello,

Rome

130TempleTeatroMarcello.jpg

131TempleFortuna.jpg

132TempleVesta.jpg

Temple, Teatro Marcello,

Rome

Temple of Fortune,

Rome

Temple of Vesta,

Rome

133Colosseum2.jpg

134columnForum.jpg

135juxtaposition.jpg

Colosseum,

Rome

Column, Forum,

Rome

"Juxtaposition"

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