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Roman Art: Late Republic

1st Century BC

Foundation of Rome: 753 BC

Roman Republic: 509-27 BC

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Arringatore (Orator) - Aule Metele (Aulus Metellus)

Roman Art: Late Republic, 1st Century BC

made of bronze

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Portrait of a Roman, from Osimo

Roman Art: Late Republic, 1st Century BC

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Man with portrait of busts of his ancestors

Roman Art: Late Republic, 1st Century BC

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Portrait of Roman General from Tivoli

Roman Art: Late Republic, 1st Century BC

head does not match body (young body, old head)

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Coin Portait of Julius Caesar

Roman Art: Late Republic, 1st Century BC

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Funerary Relief of the Gessii

from Rome

Roman Art: Late Republic, 1st Century BC

Publius Gessii with freed slaves on either side

lingering Etruscan elements

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Relief with funeral procession from Amiternum

Roman Art: Late Republic, 1st Century BC

  • Rejects space entirely
  • very "unclassical"

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Temple of Portunus (Temple of "Fortuna Virilis"

at Rome

Roman Art: Late Republic, 1st Century BC

  • Ionic Order
  • Mix of Etruscan temple and greek temples

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Round Temple at Tivoli

Roman Art: Late Republic, 1st Century BC

  • Corinthian order
  • use of Roman concrete (first?)

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Sanctuary of Fortuna at Praeneste

Roman Art, LATE 2ND CENTURY BC

  • terraces supported by vaults
  • concrete allows for more curves