The role of monuments in the Roman imperial cult.
|Publisher:||University of Texas Press|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.70(d)|
About the Author
PENELOPE J. E. DAVIES is Associate Professor of Roman Art and Architecture at the University of Texas at Austin. Her book Death and the Emperor was first published by Cambridge University Press in 2000. It won the Vasari Award, sponsored by the Dallas Museum of Art.
Table of Contents
- List of Illustrations
- 1. The Monuments
- 2. An Image of Things Achieved
- 3. An Imperial Cosmos: The Creation of Eternity
- 4. Fire, Fertility, Fiction: The Role of the Empress
- 5. The Dynamics of Form
- 6. The Power of Place
- Abbreviations Used in Notes