Cover: The Column of Antoninus Pius in HARDCOVER

The Column of Antoninus Pius

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$75.50 • £65.95 • €68.95

ISBN 9780674143258

Publication Date: 01/01/1973


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  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. The Modern History of the Column of Antoninus Pius
    • From Monte Citorio to the Vatican Restorations
      • Moldings
      • Apotheosis Face
      • Lateral Faces
      • Inscription Face
    • The Fragments
  • 3. The Free-Standing Column Monument
    • History of the Free-Standing Column Monument
    • Obelisks
    • The Cenotaph of Antoninus Pius
  • 4. The Apotheosis Relief
    • Description and Identification
      • Campus Martius
      • Roma
      • Winged Genius
      • Antoninus Pius and Faustina I
      • Eagles
    • The Consecratio Scene
    • Imperial Apotheosis in Roman Art
      • Cameos, Coins, Medallions, and Reliefs
      • Style and Development
  • 5. The Decursio Reliefs
    • Description and Identification
      • Foot Soldiers
      • Riders
      • Funeral Decursio
    • The Decursio Scene
    • Repetition of the Decursio Relief
    • Representation of a Decursio in Roman Art
      • Asia Minor
      • Panorama Tradition
      • Turf Segments
      • Conclusion
  • 6. Conclusion: Program, Style, and Meaning
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Index

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