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Roman villa

Roger Goodburn

Roman villa

Chedworth

by Roger Goodburn

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Published by National Trust in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRoger Goodburn.
ContributionsNational Trust.
The Physical Object
Pagination42p.(2 fold),16p. of plates :
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18297275M

In the classic layout of the Roman domus, the atrium served as the focus of the entire house the main room in the public part of the house (pars urbana), the atrium was the center of the house’s social and political male head-of-household (paterfamilias) would receive his clients on business days in the atrium, in which case it functioned as a sort of waiting room for. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Seller Inventory # GOR More information about this seller | Contact this seller 2. The Roman Villa. Percival, John. Published by Batsford () ISBN

  48 pages: 29 cm Illustrations and text describe life in the villa of a wealthy family situated in the countryside outside Rome during the first century : We find evidence of the ancient Roman villa in both archaeological remains and in ancient texts. Taken together this would seem to suggest a fairly uniform and monolithic body of architecture, while the reality is, in fact, something quite different. In some ways the Roman villa is a .

It may have been a Roman immigrant family, a family from elsewhere in the Empire, or more likely, according to experts, a Romano-British family. Judging by the quality of the mosaics it was someone of considerable wealth. The family in the painting that is displayed in the foyer at the Villa, may have dressed as shown. The Villa Romana del Casale (Sicilian: Villa Rumana dû Casali) is a large and elaborate Roman villa or palace located about 3 km from the town of Piazza Armerina, tions have revealed one of the richest, largest, and varied collections of Roman mosaics in the world, for which the site has been designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The villa and artwork .


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