Column of Marcus Aurelius – Roman art

By |2019-04-17T13:13:58-07:00August 31st, 2017|Art, Romans|

Column of Marcus Aurelius in Rome Who built the column? Marcus Aurelius' column was actually not built by Marcus Aurelius himself but by his son Commodus, about 180-190 AD. Who was Marcus Aurelius? And his son Commodus? Roman art All our Ancient Rome articles Why did Commodus build it? Commodus wanted to remind people in [...]