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Published: 04 September 2018

448 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190614782

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Decoration and Display in Rome's Imperial Thermae

Messages of Power and their Popular Reception at the Baths of Caracalla

Maryl B. Gensheimer

  • Presents unprecedented reconstruction of the decorative program of the Baths of Caracalla
  • Demonstrates how an imperial patron could employ architectural decoration to affect and influence a diverse Roman audience
  • Emphasizes the lived experience of Roman architecture