Decoration and Display in Rome's Imperial Thermae: Messages of Power and their Popular Reception at the Baths of Caracalla

Decoration and Display in Rome's Imperial Thermae: Messages of Power and their Popular Reception at the Baths of Caracalla

by Maryl B. Gensheimer

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780190614782
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 09/04/2018
Pages: 448
Sales rank: 780,869
Product dimensions: 9.40(w) x 6.40(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Maryl B. Gensheimer is Assistant Professor of Roman Art and Archaeology at the University of Maryland.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: An Introduction to Baths in Rome and Methodologies of this Study
Chapter 2: The Decoration of the Baths of Caracalla
Chapter 3: Iconographical Programs and Their Importance to the Baths of Caracalla
Chapter 4: The Visual Experience and Reception of the Baths of Caracalla
Chapter 5: The Power of Place. Where and Why Caracalla's Baths Were Built

Conclusion
Appendix I
Appendix II
Bibliography

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