Art and Society in Ancient Rome
A study of the art and architecture of the ancient Romans. Emphasis will be placed on the role of the visual arts as vehicles for the expression of social values and political and imperial ideas. The topics to be studied include architecture, sculpture, painting and the relation of Roman art to Greek art.
Assessment Coursework plus Exam
Not taught in 2022
Steven L. Tuck, A History of Roman Art (Wiley Blackwell 2015)
ANCIENT 280: 15 points
15 points at Stage I in Ancient History, Classical Studies, Classical Studies and Ancient History, Art History, or GREEK 101 or LATIN 101, and 30 points passed
ANCIENT 380, CLASSICS 280, 380