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“Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum”

Alistair Sooke takes a short tour of the new exhibition at the British Museum, “Life and Death in Pompeii and Herculaneum“, which runs until the end of September. I am dying to see this, though it’s sold out for the next few weeks.

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art & photography

Circus Maximus

By Jean-Léon Gérôme.

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art & photography

Gaius Mucius Scaevola Confronting King Porsenna

By Bernardo Cavallino, circa 1650.