1871 Woodcut Atrium House Ceres Roman Pompeii Italy Architecture Archeology XGV9


This is an original 1871 black and white woodcut of the House of Ceres located at Pompeii, Italy. The image shows the ruins left behind after the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 CE.


This 140+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Woodcut; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.5 x 3.5 inches; 14 x 9 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Archaeology, Tesserae, Impluvium