The figures in pompeiian frescoes are limned upon a blank bright wall, most frequently deep red in color.
But to what epoch of pompeiian life had he been transported?
It is hardly worth seeing after the Flavian and the pompeiian.
"Perhaps it will be easier for you to converse in Greek," said the pompeiian.
The colors now in vogue for hall carpets are crimson or pompeiian reds, with small figures of moss-green or peacock-blue.
The comparison here is with the atrium of a pompeiian house.
I was impressed by the extreme smallness of the pompeiian houses.
Hence the mere expressions pompeiian red, pompeiian blue, can convey no definite, positive meaning.
To follow strictly the pompeiian palace style would be too garish in our modern circumscribed environment.
The floor was carpeted with Eastern rugs, and the walls, papered a pompeiian red, were hung with old prints and weapons.