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Author Beckmann, Martin, 1971-

Title The Column of Marcus Aurelius : the genesis & meaning of a Roman imperial monument / Martin Beckmann

Publ Info Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2011]
2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Arch  ARCH NA9340.R4 B43 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 248 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Studies in the history of Greece and Rome
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-242) and index
Contents The date and purpose of the column -- The dust of northern warfare : choice of location -- Form & function -- Planning & construction -- The frieze : concept & draft -- Carving the frieze -- The frieze as history -- The frieze as art -- Viewing the column -- Epilogue : the columns of Trajan, Marcus Aurelius, and Arcadius
LC subject Column of Marcus Aurelius (Rome, Italy)
Column of Marcus Aurelius (Rome, Italy) -- History
Rome (Italy) -- Buildings, structures, etc
Relief (Sculpture), Ancient -- Italy -- Rome
Friezes -- Italy -- Rome
Monuments -- Social aspects -- Rome -- History
Monuments -- Political aspects -- Rome -- History
Imperialism -- Social aspects -- Rome -- History
Rome -- History -- Marcus Aurelius, 161-180
Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-284 A.D
ISBN 9780807834619 (cloth: alk. paper)
0807834610 (cloth: alk. paper)