AHIS Final Review

AHIS Final Review
Dying Gaul, Roman copy of bronze
original from Pergamon, c. 220 BCE
Nike (Victory) of Samothrace,
Sanctuary of the Great Gods,
Samothrace, c. 180 BCE
Portrait of a young boy, Hawara (Egypt),
Roman period, c. 100-120 CE. encaustic on
Portrait of a husband and wife, wall painting
from atrium in house in Pompeii, Italy, ca. 7079 CE
“Unswept Floor” Mosaic, after painting by
Sosos of Pergamon, 2nd C CE
- mimesis: imitation of nature
- trompe l’oeil: “trick of the eye”
Bronze head of Augustus, from Meroe (Sudan),
27-25 BCE
Polykleitos, Doryphoros, Roman copy
after bronze original of c. 450-440 BCE
Model of a typical Etruscan temple of the sixth
century BCE [after the Portonaccio Temple,
Veii, Italy, c. 500 BCE (below)]
Temple of Portunus, Rome, Italy, ca. 75
Ara Pacis, [“Altar of Peace”], Rome, 13-9 BCE , det. of South Procession
- Augustus, Agrippa and imperial family
Forum and Markets of
Trajan, Rome, 112 CE
Pantheon, 125 CE,
Painted tondo of Septimius Severus and family,
Egypt, 193-211 CE
Dura Europos, Syria
Founded by
Romans 165CE
Sacked by Persians
Synagogue at Dura-Europos, Syria,
with wall-paintings of Old
Testament themes, ca. 245
Plan and
Reconstruction of the
Christian community
house at Dura-Europos,
Syria, ca. 240–256
Tetrarchs –
Porphyry, 51”
Cathedral of St.
Mark, Venice
Arch of Constantine, Rome, 312-15 CE (south face)
Celebrating Constantine’s defeat of Maxentius at the Battle of the Milvian Bridge (312 CE)