Ancient Roman Civilization
Ancient Roman Art, Philosophy, and Drama
Ancient Roman Architecture, Inventions, and Technology.
Ancient Roman Art, philosophy, and drama.
"Bust of Antinous". (On the Left.)
Fayum Mummy Portrait. (On the Right.)
Ancient roman art:
- the ancient romans
used architecture, painting, sculpture, and mosaic work.
- frescoes: Painting on plaster.
became popular in 1 a.d.
-frescoes where painted on 3 layers of wet plaster.
-roman frescoes were very durable but only a hand full remain.
frescoes were presented mostly in temples, or public buildings
-the ancient romans also painted on canvas.
-these paintings often depicted roman battle scenes.
-romans also painted murals. They showed daily life living in rome.
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