The Roman Forum

The Roman Forum

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One of the most visited sites in Italy, the Roman Forum is also one of the best-known wonders of the Roman world. David Watkin sheds completely new light on the Forum, examining the roles of the ancient remains while revealing what exactly the standing structures embody - including the rarely studied medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque churches, as well as the nearby monuments that have important histories of their own.We pass now to the three surviving columns of the Temple ofCastor and Pollux near the centre ofthe Forum on its south side (figs. 5 and 33). We know that Piranesi was aided in 1760 by the decision ofthe Conservatori ofRome to repair theanbsp;...


Title:The Roman Forum
Author: David Watkin, David, David Watkin
Publisher:Harvard University Press - 2012-11-12
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