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Unformatted text preview: → Hunting Roundels from some monument of Hadrian → Panels from an arch of Marcus Aurelius → Constantine did add his own smaller panels -- long horizontal panels show style of Late Antiquity → Show events surrounding Constantine's victory • speech (oratio) of Constantine • distribution of gifts (donatio) shows the emperor distributing money to the people of Rome upon his victory → Constantine seated at center, ministers surround him → Style of relief is typical of Late Antique style * short stubby figures * huge heads in proportion to their bodies * drapery folds are abstract - created by single, deep drill channels * emperor faces outward - frontality The art of the later Roman Empire from the era of Constantine onward is referred to as "Late Antique"...
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- Spring '07
- Marcus Aurelius Constantine, Trajan Hunting Roundels, victory Constantine