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.
Coursework plus Exam
Not taught in 2022
Steven L. Tuck, A History of Roman Art (Wiley Blackwell 2015)
ANCIENT 380: 15 points
15 points at Stage II in Classical Studies, Ancient History, or Classical Studies and Ancient History, or 30 points at Stage II in Latin or Art History
ANCIENT 280, CLASSICS 280, 380