Art in the Roman Empire

Art in the Roman Empire

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by Michael Grant, Ken Dowden
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415120314

ISBN-13: 9780415120319

Pub. Date: 12/28/1995

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Michael Grant has specially selected some of the most significant examples of painting, portraits, architecture, mosaic, jewellery and silverware, to give a unique insight into the functions and manifestations of art in the Roman Empire. Art in the Roman Empire shows how many of the most impressive masterpieces were produced outside Rome, on the frontiers of

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Overview

Michael Grant has specially selected some of the most significant examples of painting, portraits, architecture, mosaic, jewellery and silverware, to give a unique insight into the functions and manifestations of art in the Roman Empire. Art in the Roman Empire shows how many of the most impressive masterpieces were produced outside Rome, on the frontiers of its enormous empire.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415120319
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/28/1995
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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Table of Contents

List of Illustrations Introduction Acknowledgements Part I Sculpture Chapter 1. Imperial Portraits 2. Portraits of Private Individuals 3. Imperial Reliefs 4. Sarcophagi Part II Architecture 5. Pagan Temples 6. Houses 7. Places of Entertainment 8. Arches,

Bridges, Aqueducts 9. Pagan Basilicas 10. Christian Architecture III Other Arts 11. Paintings, Stucco 12. Mosaics, Textiles 13. Coins, Medallions 14. Gems, Jewels 15. Silver Epilogue List of Roman Emperors Some Books: I Ancient Writings; II Modern Writings Abbreviations

Notes Maps Index

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