Imperial Rome


The catalogue for an exhibition at the Fernbank Museum of Natural History, Atlanta, Georgia, September 23, 2006 - January 3, 2007, the Houston Museum of Natural Science, Houston, Texas, February 23 - August 12, 2007, and other venues subsequently. Contains three essays: Imperial Rome by Domizia Tami, Architecture and the City in the Roman Empire by Eugenio Martera, and The Imperial Portraits of Pantelleria by Caterina Greco and Antonella Testa. Chapters include: The Emperors; Gods, Religion and Cults; Private Life; The Roman Household; Public Life; Pax Romana; and Legacy. The exhibition included ceramics and terra-cottas, portraits and reliefs, sarcophagi and urns, bronze and marble statues, pieces created by toreutics and silversmithing, gems and cameos, jewels and glass, and a large group of coins. Profusely illustrated in color.

Title: Imperial Rome

Author Name: Cianferoni, Giuseppina Carlotta (curator), Eugenio Martera, Patrizia Pietrogrande, Domizia Tami, and Linda Carioni (contributors)

Categories: Art,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: Florence, Italy, Contemporanea Progetti: 2006

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: New

Type: Book

Seller ID: 25546

Keywords: Roman Art