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Roman Art / Edition 5

Roman Art / Edition 5

by Nancy H. Ramage, Andrew Ramage
     
 

ISBN-10: 0136000975

ISBN-13: 9780136000976

Pub. Date: 02/11/2008

Publisher: Pearson

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,

Overview

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

1. The Villanovan and Etruscan Forerunners 1000-200 BC.
2. The Roman Republic 200-27 BC.
3. Augustus and the Imperial Idea 27 BC-AD 14
4. The Julio-Claudians AD 14-68.
5. The Flavians: Savior to Despot AD 69-98.
6. Trajan, Optimus Princeps AD 98-117.
7. Hadrian and the Classical Revival AD 117-138.
8. The Antonines AD 138-193.
9. The Severans AD 193-235.
10. The Soldier Emperors AD 235-284 AD.
11. The Tetrarchs AD 284-312.
12. Constantine AD 307-337 and the Aftermath.
Roman Emperors.
Ancient Authors.
Glossary.
Select Bibliography.
Photographic Credits.
Index.

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