ARH 3-26 - ARH 3-26 - Septimius Severus takes power and...

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ARH 3-26 - Septimius Severus takes power and declares himself the rightful heir to Marcus. From Africa. - Portrait of Septimius Severus and his family -p.209 (7-64) Egypt, c. AD 200. o Shows his wife Julia and 2 sons. Caracalla and Gata o Painted o On wood o Circular format o Tempra- opaque paint mixed with a binder o Only surviving painted portrait of an emperor today o Gata is blotted out by his brother when Caracalla becomes emperor - Plan of central section of the Baths of Caracalla - p.210 (7-68) Rome, AD212- 216. o Tries to sooth the Romans o Largest bathes ever created in the ancient times o Had a dome that could have rivaled the Pantheon o Marble incrustation, stucco, etc - By the end of the 3 rd century the empire is falling apart - Diocletian said he would share leadership with 3 others - 293 Diocletian creates a tetrarchy - Portraits of the Four Tetrarchs -p. 214 (10-74) Constantinople, now in Venice, c. AD 305 . o
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