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dc.coverage.spatialSite: Rome, Lazio, Italyen_US
dc.coverage.temporal13-9 BCE (creation); 1938 (restoration)en_US
dc.creatorunknownen_US
dc.date-13--9en_US
dc.date.accessioned2013-05-29T19:00:15Z
dc.date.available2013-05-29T19:00:15Z
dc.date.issued-13--9en_US
dc.identifier222014en_US
dc.identifier.otherarchrefid: 500en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1721.3/129963
dc.descriptionFrontal view of the far west end of the South Procession, depicting fragments of what was the lictors who agitatedly mill around to make space for the princeps at the head of the procession; Dedicated on 30 January 9 BCE, the altar was erected in the Campus Martius by the Roman Senate to commemorate Augustus' return from Spain and Gaul on 4 July 13 BCE. The best-known exemplar of Augustan art, it is typified by its eclectic mix of Classical and Hellenistic elements and skillful amalgam of Roman myth-history and contemporary events. Source: Grove Art Online; http://www.oxfordartonline.com/ (accessed 9/1/2009)en_US
dc.format.mediummarbleen_US
dc.rights© Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc.en_US
dc.subjectallegoricalen_US
dc.subjectmythology (Classical)en_US
dc.subjectportraitsen_US
dc.subjectrulers and leadersen_US
dc.subjectAugustus, Emperor of Rome, 63 B.C.-14 A.D.en_US
dc.subjectJulio-Claudian dynastyen_US
dc.subjectImperial (Roman)en_US
dc.titleAra Pacis Augustaeen_US
dc.title.alternativeAltar of Augustan Peaceen_US
dc.title.alternativeAra Pacisen_US
dc.typeimageen_US
dc.rights.accessLicensed for educational and research use by the MIT community onlyen_US
dc.identifier.vendorcode1A3-R-R-AP-3-B1en_US
vra.culturalContextAncient Romanen_US
vra.techniqueconstruction (assembling) carving (processes)en_US
vra.worktypemonumenten_US
vra.worktyperelief (sculpture)en_US
dc.contributor.displayunknown (Ancient Roman sculptor)en_US


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