Rome1a - THE ART OF ANCIENT ROME 4 900BCE Hutsonahill 753BCE RomulusfindsRome 600BCE EtruscansRule 509BCE 27BCE EarlyEmpire Flaviandynasty 96AD

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1 T HE A RT OF A NCIENT R OME 4 Brief Roman Chronology 900 BCE Huts on a hill 753 BCE Romulus finds Rome 600 BCE Etruscans Rule 509 BCE Tarquinias Superbus ousted Dawning of the Republic 27 BCE Early Empire Augustus first Emperor Julio Claudian Dynasty Flavian dynasty 96 AD High Empire Five Good Emperors Age on Antonines Severan Dynasty 5 193 AD Late Empire Soldier Emperors Diocletian and the Tetrarchs Constantine 393 AD Empire divided into East and West 476 AD Western Empire Falls
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2 The Roman World 6 Objectives Describe the great innovations of Roman architecture and how these innovations contributed to the expanse of the Roman Empire Empire. Explain the types, methods, and subject matter of Roman wall paintings found in Pompeii. Identify Roman portraiture and its reflection of Roman society. Recognize the political nature of Roman art and architecture, especially as it communicates ideas of power for the 7 emperor and empire.
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3 Early Roman Republic • Patricians – Nobles, Wealthy Aristocrats • Plebeians – Commoners, farmers, tradesmen, artisans, laborers • Senate – Patrician council of elders –E l e c t ed two Consuls to rule one year – In case of war could appoint a dictator 8 • Struggle of the Orders • Craze for Greek Art – 211 BCE Craze for Greek Art 211 BCE • Architecture
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4 Roman Portraits 10 Head of a Roman patrician, from Otricoli, Italy, ca. 75–50 BCE. Marble, approx. 1’ 2” high. Museo Torlonia, Rome. Concrete • Changing recipe of – lime mortar olcanic sand –volcanic sand –w a t e r –sm a l l stones called caementa •P
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Rome1a - THE ART OF ANCIENT ROME 4 900BCE Hutsonahill 753BCE RomulusfindsRome 600BCE EtruscansRule 509BCE 27BCE EarlyEmpire Flaviandynasty 96AD

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