Roman Art and Architecture1

Roman Art and Architecture1 - 2. pan = all, theos = god 3....

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Roman Art and Architecture A. Arches 1. monuments of honor 2. Arch of Trajan B. Forums 1. the political and social center of Rome 2. forum = agora (Greek) 3. Basilica a. large meeting room or hall b. where the court met = Hall of Justice C. Colosseum 1. entertainment area 2. 50,000 seats 3. built of brick and concrete and covered with marble facing 4. arches and concrete D. Pantheon 1. temple of all the gods
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Unformatted text preview: 2. pan = all, theos = god 3. Hadrian helped design it 4. hole in the top E. Trajans Column 1. 128 in height 2. monument of honor F. Temples G. Baths H. Aqueducts 1. provides water for the city 2. Pont du Gard a. 31 mile system b. 8,000 to 12,000 gallons of water daily I. Theaters 1. semi-circular with staging 2. unlike Greek theaters J. Circus Maximus 1. seated 150,000 people 2. chariot races...
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