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Roman art – Republic – ancient Rome

By |2018-04-15T16:34:28+00:00August 31st, 2017|Art, Romans|

Capitoline wolf: Bronze wolf from early Rome. When the Romans first got rich enough to make good art, about 500 BC, they learned how from the people they traded with: the Etruscans, and the Greeks. But the Etruscans and the Greeks liked to make their statues beautiful. Roman art was more interested in keeping it real. The Romans [...]