This book contains a collection of scholarly (yet accessible) articles on various topics encountered in the study of Roman art and architecture. It explores such themes as: the forms and meanings of imperial propaganda; the role of art and architecture in conferring or enhancing status; the commemoration of ruler and citizen in portraiture and funerary art; the interpretation of mythological subjects; and the significance of sculptural displays in architectural settings. This book is intended for undergraduates on courses in Roman Art, and the interested general reader.
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Book Description Pearson, 1993. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Introduction. How to Read a Roman Portrait,Sheldon Nodelman. The Great Friezes of the Ara Pacis Augustae. Greek Sources, Roman Derivatives and Augustan Social Policy,Diana E. E. Kleiner. Princes and Barbarians on the Ara Pacis,Charles Brian Rose. Sculptural Programs and Propaganda in Imperial Rome: The Temple of Apollo on the Palatine,Barbara Kellum. Alcestis on Roman Sarcophagi. Postscript,Susan Wood. The Cult of Virtues and the Funerary Relief of Ulpia Egigone,Eve D'Ambra. Social Status and Gender in Roman Art: The Case of the Saleswoman,Natalie B. Kampen. Patrons, Painters, and Patterns: The Anonymity of Romano-Campanian Painting and the Transition from the Second to the Third Style,Eleanor Winsor Leach. Copying in Roman Sculpture: The Replica Series,Miranda Marvin. The City Gate of Plancia Magna in Perge,Mary T. Boatwright. Some Theoretical Considerations and Private and Public Spaces: The Components of the Domus,Yvon Thbert. Glossary. Suggestions for Further Reading. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0137818084
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Book Description Prentice-Hall, 1993. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 256 pages. 9.25x6.25x0.50 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 0137818084