Battle between Gladiators, detail of a gladiator fighting and a victorious gladiator, 320 AD (mosaic), Roman, (4th century AD) / Galleria Borghese, Rome, Italy / Alinari / The Bridgeman Art Library
arteascuola -pop ups with famous landmarks...use w/ Greek art unit instead...
Wolf Mosaic, Aldborough Roman Town, Yorkshire, 300 AD (mosaic) legend of the foundation of Rome; a wolf suckles the twin brothers, Romulus and Remus. © Leeds Museums and Art Galleries (City Museum) UK
Roman Mosaic. Stork. Villa Sileen. Leptis Magna, Libya.
~AUGUSTUS: The first Roman emperor, also called Octavian, adopted by Caesar and gained power by his defeat of Antony, he then became the emperor in effect~
Wall-painting depicting the sale of bread, from the House of the Baker in Pompeii
This was an amazing art project that I came across at the excellent Mini Matisse (which has loads of other great ideas, too!) I thoug...
Lamb of God mosaic from the vault of the presbytery of the Basilica of San Vitale, Ravenna, building began in 527 AD. Photo Nick Thompson
Trajan’s column, marble. Rome, Italy. 113 A.D. Commemorating Roman emperor Trajan’s victory in the Dacian Wars, completed in 113 AD. Province of Rome, Lazio