Tarquinian Landscape by Carollyn Rhodes Thompson

Tarquinian Landscape
Painting sc0043
30x25cm approx
Oil on canvas

Ancient tombs are scattered around the area of Tarquinia. The delicate colours of the frescos are slowly deteriorating as a result of light and temperature change.

The Streets of Pompeii by Carollyn Rhodes Thompson

The Streets of Pompeii
Painting sc0041
90x60cm approx
Oil on canvas
On a bitterly cold, sunny day, walking through the streets of historical Pompeii, the smell of baking bread is in the air. The paved roads are indented by the constant pounding of heavy cart wheels, lined with the relicks and rubble of the past.