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Unformatted text preview: Cal Poly Pomona – Fall 2007 Art 212 – History of Western Art C. Pradel Handout 8 – ROMAN ART Textbook chapter: “From Seven Hills to Three Continents: The Art of Ancient Rome.” 1. REPUBLIC (509-27 BCE) – 6 th-1 st BCE Architecture- Temple of Fortuna Virilis, Rome, 1rst BCE (fig. 7-2) o Portunus, God of harbors o Engaged columns o Tufa and travertine Sculpture: Roman portraiture- Bust of Roman Patrician, 1st c BCE (fig. 7-7) o verism or realism 2. EARLY EMPIRE (27 BCE-96 CE) – 1 st century CE Augustus (r. 27 BCE-14 CE) and the Pax Augusta- Augustus wearing a crown- Augustus as a priest- Portrait of Augustus as a general, 1 st BCE (fig. 7-25)- Portrait bust of Livia (fig. 7-26)- Ara Pacis Augustae, late 1 st BCE (fig. 7-27) o Female personification, Tellus or Pax (fig. 7-28) o Procession of the imperial family (fig. 7-29) Vespasian (r. 64-79 CE)- Portrait of Vespasian (fig. 7-35)- Colosseum = Flavian amphitheater, 1 st CE (fig. 7-33/34) o Concrete o Arch o barrel vault o groin vault o velarium- Portrait bust of a Flavian woman (fig. 7-36)Portrait bust of a Flavian woman (fig....
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