Big events in History
The last days of Pompeii
In this painting it shows the people trying to get away when the volcano erupts
This is an actual statue from the tragedy in Pompeii. The ash kept the form of the peoples body in figure.
This is a painting of what Pompeii was before the tragedy.
This is a cast of a dog that was at Pompeii during the eruption.
This is the tourist sight of the ancient city of Pompeii.
This is an ancient city wall of Pompeii.
This is a house in Pompeii that the people used to live in before they all died from the eruption.
Another cast of a person that died in the eruption.
A painting of the volcano that destroyed the city of Pompeii.
Nydia was trying to help two people during her last moments while the volcano was erupting.
A painting of the people struggling to get safe during Pompeii.
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National Gallery of Art, Washington DC
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Museum of Silver Age (House of Brusov)
World Monuments Fund
The J. Paul Getty Museum
LIFE Photo Collection
SMK - Statens Museum for Kunst
The State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg
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