The art of ancient Rome.

  • 40 Pages
  • 2.72 MB
  • English
Harper & Row , New York
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Presents objects of Roman art--columns, statues, mosaics, portraits, reliefs, buildings, and murals--and explains how and why they were created

StatementDesigned by Oscar Krauss.
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. :
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Open LibraryOL22806375M
LC Control Number68000168

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Ancient Rome was a thriving civilization that began growing on the Italian Peninsula as early as the 8th century BC. Of the paintings which survive from the Roman classical world, many are frescoes from the area of Campania around Naples.

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I thought that if I was going to choose five books on Roman history I really had to choose a Roman historian because, for modern historians, Roman historians have always been the great model. Although the practical uses of art were distinctly Roman, the art forms themselves were influenced by the ancient Greeks and Etruscans.

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Early Influences From the 7th to the 3d cent. BC, Etruscan art flourished throughout central Italy, including Latium and Rome. It was strongly influenced by the early art of Greece, although it lacked the basic sense of rational order and structural composition of the Greek models.