Roman Art

by Michael Siebler

Publisher: Taschen

Written in English
Cover of: Roman Art | Michael Siebler
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  • History of art: BCE to c 500 CE, ancient & classical world,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Ancient Rome,
  • History - Ancient & Classical,
  • History - General

Edition Notes

SeriesTaschen Basic Art Genre
ContributionsNorbert Wolf (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9708213M
ISBN 103822854549
ISBN 109783822854549

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Traditional studies of Roman art have sought to identify an indigenous style distinct from Greek art and in the process have neglected the large body of Roman work that creatively recycled Greek artworks.

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