The Roman government ruled, for the first time in history, from the Tigris and Euphrates to the Thames and beyond, from the Nile to the Rhine and Danube. The Romans were builders of grand monuments , brilliant engineers of concrete, hyper - realistic in portraits , creators of a massive interior space in architecture, and weaved together the style of Etruscan and Greek temples to create their own templestyle
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*The Romans also move away from cremation and begin to have burials. Roman royalty are still cremated. Funerary practices may start to reflect the influence of Christianity and other Eastern religions that believe in an afterlife
*Romans ambitions and power are reflected in their monuments which manifest the glory of the gods and Roman government.
*Roman architecture is famous for the arch, the vault, and the use of concrete.
*Roman paintings are few yet we have well preserved first, second, third, and fourth styles from Pompeii. Remember the use of Pompeii RED.
Pax Romana/Augusta, Caput Mundi,
SCULPTURE: Patina,Verism Antiquarian, Portrait, Bust,
ARCHITECTURE: Atrium,Doric, Ionic, Corinthian, Tuscan Order, Catacombs Pseudo-Peripheral, Veneer, Dome , Column, Portico, Coffers, Oculus, Podium Travertine, Bath, Arch Vaulting, Voussoirs, Arcade , Barrel Vault, Groin Vault, Coffering, Insula