The Tom and Nan Riley Collection of Roman Portrait Sculptures


Subject:
History By Place , Art , Italy and Rome , Sculpture & Sculptors

Description:
This collection "dating to the period when Rome was at its greatest prosperity -- the first century B.C. to the third century A.D. -- is especially good at introducing students ... to the diversity of the Roman world [ranging from patricians to plebeians]." Features images, physical descriptions, and associated material about portrait sculptures depicting Emperors Marcus Aurelius and Hadrian, a Roman matron, a young man, and others. From the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art.

Publisher:
Cedar Rapids Museum of Art

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.vroma.org/~riley/


PID= res:lii-24288