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Interior of the Pantheon

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Description: The Architecture of the Roman Empire, Volume I: An Introductory Study (Revised...
~HADRIAN, of all the Roman emperors, had the deepest personal interest in architecture. He was a poet, amateur architect, painter, administrator, and soldier, a universal man in the...
PublisherYale University Press
Related print edition pages: pp.94-121
Description: America’s Rome: Volume I—Classical Rome
They are specifically given the pathos and the dignity of figures on a Dionysian relief. Then Hawthorne allows Miriam to identify their act with that “high deed” of Brutus, as they pass Pompey’s Forum where Caesar was slain. The deliberate and rational are joined with the instinctive and passionate—the extremes of human nature embodied in the ancient gods.
PublisherYale University Press
Related print edition pages: pp.155-181
Description: The Ancient Americas: Art from Sacred Landscapes
I hope I will not be misunderstood if I say that the “Ancient Americas” exhibition is, for me, a culmination of my interests over the past thirty-five years and, in one sense, a justification of them. From 1955 until 1963, I studied the relationship between temples and landscape in Greece, while, from 1964 until 1973, I worked on similar problems in the American Southwest and Mesoamerica. In 1975, I began to study French gardens and fortifications of the seventeenth century from the same point …
PublisherArt Institute of Chicago
Related print edition pages: pp.71-81

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