'Roman Wall Painting in Pompeii'

Art / Openings In Tokyo May 3, 2016

'Roman Wall Painting in Pompeii'

by Megan Green

Until July 3 Mount Vesuvius' most famous eruption buried the ancient Roman town of Pompeii with a thick layer of volcanic ash almost 2,000 years ago. Rediscovered in the 18th century, the murals that were preserved beneath the ash continue to capture the world's imagination. ...