The Freedman in Roman Art and Art History

The Freedman in Roman Art and Art History

by Lauren Hackworth Petersen
     
 

In this study, Lauren Petersen critically investigates the notion of 'freedman art' in scholarship.See more details below

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In this study, Lauren Petersen critically investigates the notion of 'freedman art' in scholarship.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781107603592
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
09/19/2011
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction: the Roman freedman, 'freedman art', and Trimalchio; Public life and assimilation; 1. Rebuilding Pompeii: the Popidius family and the Temple of Isis; 2. The visibility of the Augustales in Pompeii; 3. Memory-making in the funerary realm: the tomb of the baker in Rome; Social integration: domus and family; 4. 'Freedman taste' in domus decoration; 5. To claim a domus: the house of the Caecilii at Pompeii; 6. Family and community at the Isola Sacra Necropolis: the Tomb of the Varii.

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