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- Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
- Format: Hardback | 501 pages
- Language: German
- Dimensions: 178mm x 244mm x 34mm | 1,520g
- Publication date: 30 November 2013
- Publication City/Country: Berlin/Boston
- ISBN 10: 3110295385
- ISBN 13: 9783110295382
- Illustrations note: diverse Abbildungen
With its richly figurative friezes, the column of Marcus Aurelius is a key monument of Roman art concerned withrepresenting power. Yet it has always been regarded and interpreted as being overshadowed by Trajan s column. The present study abandons this point of view. Starting from a systematic analysis of the visual material, it investigates the forms of imperial representation in the reliefs. The findings of the study not only lead to a new aesthetic and historical valuation of the column of Marcus Aurelius but also suggest ways to reconsider other comparable images of Roman art concerned with representing power."
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Johannes Griebel, Zentralinstitut fur Kunstgeschichte, Munchen."