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Children in the Visual Arts of Imperial Rome

by Jeannine Diddle Uzzi

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History Of Art / Art & Design Styles,
  • Human figures depicted in art,
  • Identity (Psychology) in art,
  • Art, Roman,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Ancient Rome,
  • Relief (Sculpture), Roman,
  • Subjects & Themes - General,
  • Art / General,
  • Art and state,
  • General,
  • Children in art,
  • Rome

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7764935M
    ISBN 10052182026X
    ISBN 109780521820264

    The passage from Imperial Rome to the era of late antiquity, when the Roman Empire underwent a religious conversion to Christianity, saw some of the most significant and innovative developments in Western culture. This stimulating book investigates the role of the visual arts, the great diversity of paintings, statues, luxury arts, and masonry, as both reflections and agents of those changes.   In his engrossing, passionately written new book, “Rome: A Cultural, Visual, and Personal History,” Robert Hughes, the former art critic for Time magazine and the author of critically.

    It is our desire that this collection of essays will also complement recent scholarship on childhood in antiquity, namely Jenifer Neils and John Oakley, eds., Coming of Age in Ancient Greece: Images of Childhood from the Classical Past (), Beryl Rawson, Children and Childhood in Roman Italy (), Jeannine Uzzi, Children in the Visual Arts. In contrast, the question is addressed for imperial Rome, a period known for widespread use of propagandistic architectural sculpture. The authors identify a political message in all the monuments considered, from veiled claims for territorial power to glorification of the institutions of the Roman Empire.

    This is a highly readable history focusing on the succession of the rulers of imperial Rome. It uses timelines with at-a-glance visual guides to each reign and its main events, to provide biographical portraits of the 56 principal emperors from Augustus to Constantine, together with a concluding section on the later emperors. Ancient Rome - Ancient Rome - Intellectual life of the Late Republic: The late Roman Republic, despite its turmoil, was a period of remarkable intellectual ferment. Many of the leading political figures were men of serious intellectual interests and literary achievement; foremost among them were Cicero, Caesar, Cato, Pompey, and Varro, all of them senators.


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Book Description In this study, Jeannine Uzzi examines the ruling elite's notions of what it meant to be Roman by examining images of children in Roman imperial by:   In official imperial art, Roman children are most often shown in depictions of peaceful public gatherings before the emperor, whereas non-Roman children appear only in scenes of submission, triumph, or violent military activity.

Images of children, those images most fraught with potential in Roman art, underscore the contrast between Roman and 5/5(1). X - Children in the Visual Arts of Imperial Rome - by Jeannine Diddle Uzzi Excerpt. 1 INTRODUCTION There has always been a symbiosis between the will to power and monumental display.

Jas Elsner 1. On the Arch of Septimius Severus at Lepcis Magna a non-Roman child is dragged through the streets by a Roman soldier (see Fig. 45).Price: $   Children in the Visual Arts of Imperial Rome by Jeannine Diddle Uzzi,available at Book Depository with free delivery : Jeannine Diddle Uzzi.

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Children in the visual arts of imperial Rome / Jeannine Diddle Uzzi. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN X (hardback: alk. paper) 1. Art, Roman. Children in art. Identity (Psychology) in art. Art and state – Rome. Title. NU98 – dc22 ISBN X - Children in the Visual Arts of Imperial Rome - by Jeannine Diddle Uzzi Index INDEX.

Boldface page numbers refer to illustrations. Abundantia, personified, on Trajanic alimenta coins, Achilleus, Sextus Rufius, funerary relief of,– actors adult,children. Apart from this small criticism, Uzzi’s book is a succinct, cogent, and sufficiently illustrated exposition of the representation of children in Roman imperial art with logical interpretations of their presence in the various scenes.

Review of "Children in the Visual Arts of Imperial Rome" by Jeannine Diddle Uzzi. on dualism and di fference, whic h runs throughout the book, l eads her to some forced readings.

Summary: "In official imperial art, Roman children are most often shown in depictions of peaceful public gatherings before the emperor, whereas non-Roman children appear only in scenes of submission, triumph, or violent military activity.

Levertijd: 12 tot 15 werkdagen. Auteur: Uzzi, Jeannine Diddle (whitman College, Washington), Prijs: € 84,40, ISBN/ISBNCategorie: Boek, In this stu. Western culture saw some of the most significant and innovative developments take place during the passage from antiquity to the middle ages.

This stimulating new book investigates the role of the visual arts as both reflections and agents of those changes. It tackles two inter-related periodsof internal transformation within the Roman Empire: the phenomenon known as the 'Second Sophistic' (c 5/5(1).

The depiction of children in official art is thus seen as a high-stakes narrative of inclusion in or exclusion from Roman society: for while some images retail the benefits of peaceful allegiance to the imperial project (e.g., the Arch of Trajan at Beneventum), others warn of the dire costs associated with forceful opposition to it (e.g., Tropaeum Traiani at Adamklissi).

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. dren in the Visual Arts of Imperial Rome, makes a contribution to stud- ies of Rome by drawing attention to valuable evidence and present- ing it in careful detail.

The book presents images of children in official Roman art largely. The passage from Imperial Rome to the era of late antiquity, when the Roman Empire underwent a religious conversion to Christianity, saw some of the most significant and innovative developments in Western culture.

This stimulating book investigates the role of the visual arts, the great diversity of paintings, statues, luxury arts, and masonry, as both reflections and agents of those. Children in the Visual Arts of Imperial Rome Uzzi, Jeannine Diddle Hardcover Publisher: Cambridge University Press Sep 26 Edition: ISBN: Description: Used - Very Good Very Good condition.

Very Good dust jacket. With remainder mark. Internal SKU: Y13GSeller Rating: % positive. After Julia Soaemias married another Syrian, Sextus Varius Marcellus, they lived in Rome and had a number of children, including a son, Varius Avitus Bassianus.

When Septimius Severus, husband of her maternal aunt, was killed while at war in Britain, Macrinus became the emperor, and Julia Soaemias and her family returned to Syria.

Martial’s first book, On the Spectacles (ad 80), contained 33 undistinguished epigrams celebrating the shows held in the Colosseum, an amphitheatre in the city begun by Vespasian and completed by Titus in 79; these poems are scarcely improved by their gross adulation of the latter emperor.

In the year 84 or 85 appeared two undistinguished books (confusingly numbered XIII and XIV in the.The Empire style, which takes its name from the First Empire overseen by Napoleon Bonaparte, is an early 19th century design movement in the decorative arts and the visual arts that flourished between and during the Consulate and the First French Empire periods.

For the purposes of this table of Roman battles in both the Republican and Imperial periods, the presumption is the Romans won, so if they lost, the event is worth highlighting: the winners' column is bolded only when the Romans are not the victors.