Hadrian: Art, Politics and Economy
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A collection of research into the Roman Emperor Hadrian.
Hadrian: Art, Politics and Economy presents new research by leading scholars on one of the most important Roman Emperors, covering a wide range of aspects of Hadrian's life and reign, including recent finds and their subsequent history and reception.
The papers collected here comment on a variety of topics including architecture, sculpture and numismatics concerning the Roman Empire as a whole, from Britain and Spain in the West to Turkey and Georgia in the East.
This book is a publication of the proceedings of the 2009 conference relating to the 2008 British Museum exhibition, Hadrian: Empire and Conflict.
Thorsten Opper is a curator of Greek and Roman sculpture at the British Museum and the author of Hadrian: Empire and Conflict.
Product code: cmc0861591756
World culture: Ancient Rome
Title: Hadrian: Art, Politics and Economy
Subtitle: British Museum Research Publication No. 175
ISBN: 978 0 8615 9179 4
Format: Paperback (Perfect bound, gloss laminated cover)
Number of pages: 260 pages
llustrations: 100 colour and 100 greyscale illustrations
Publication date: December 2013
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