Roman Art / Edition 5

Roman Art / Edition 5

by Nancy H. Ramage, Andrew Ramage
     
 

Ideal for readers who are studying Roman art for the first time, this exceptionally well-illustrated volume explores Roman art in the traditional historical manner—with a focus on painting, sculpture, architecture, and minor arts. It assumes no prior acquaintance with the classical world, and explains the necessary linguistic, historical, religious, social,

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Ideal for readers who are studying Roman art for the first time, this exceptionally well-illustrated volume explores Roman art in the traditional historical manner—with a focus on painting, sculpture, architecture, and minor arts. It assumes no prior acquaintance with the classical world, and explains the necessary linguistic, historical, religious, social, and political background needed to fully understand Roman art. The authors present the history of Roman Art from the following time periods: Etruscan Forerunners 100-200 BC.; The Roman Republic 509-27 BC.; Augustus and the Imperial Idea 27 BC-AD 14; The Julio-Claudians AD 14-68; The Flavians: Savior to Despot AD 69-98; Trajan; Optimus Princeps AD 98-117; Hadrian and the Classical Revival AD 117-138; The Antonines AD 138-193; The Severans AD 193-235; The Soldier Emperors AD 235-284; The Tetrarchs AD 284-312; Constantine AD 307-337 and the Aftermath.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780136000976
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
02/11/2008
Series:
MySearchLab Series for Art Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction8
1The Villanovan and Etruscan Forerunners 1000-200 BC20
2The Roman Republic 200-27 BC50
3Augustus and the Imperial Idea 27 BC-AD 1486
4The Julio-Claudians AD 14-68114
5The Flavians: Savior to Despot AD 69-98134
6Trajan, Optimus Princeps AD 98-117162
7Hadrian and the Classical Revival AD 117-138180
8The Antonines AD 138-193208
9The Severans AD 193-235232
10The Soldier Emperor AD 235-284256
11The Tetrarchs AD 284-312268
12Constantine AD 307-337 and the Aftermath282

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