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Roman art in the private sphere : new perspectives on the architecture and decor of the domus, villa, and insula / edited by Elaine K. Gazda ; assisted by Anne E. Haeckl.

Contributor(s): Gazda, Elaine K, 1943- | Haeckl, Anne E
Publisher: Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c1991.Description: 156 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.ISBN: 047210196X (alk. paper)Subject(s): Art, Roman | Interior architecture -- Rome | Interior decoration -- Rome | Dwellings -- RomeDDC classification: 747.2937
Contents:
The Pompeian atrium house in theory and in practice / by Eugene Dwyer -- Painted perspectives of a villa visit / by Bettina Bergmann -- Sculptural collecting and display in the private realm / by Elizabeth Bartman -- The decor of the house of Jupiter and Ganymede at Ostia Antica / by John R. Clarke -- Signs of privilege and pleasure / by Christine Kondoleon -- Power, architecture, and decor / by Simon P. Ellis.
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Greece and Rome Shelves 1991 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 17752

Substantially enlarged and revised papers originally presented at the meeting of the College Art Association of America in Boston in Feb. 1987.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-156)

The Pompeian atrium house in theory and in practice / by Eugene Dwyer -- Painted perspectives of a villa visit / by Bettina Bergmann -- Sculptural collecting and display in the private realm / by Elizabeth Bartman -- The decor of the house of Jupiter and Ganymede at Ostia Antica / by John R. Clarke -- Signs of privilege and pleasure / by Christine Kondoleon -- Power, architecture, and decor / by Simon P. Ellis.