Skip to content

I Claudia II Women in Roman Art and Society

Best in textbook rentals since 2012!

ISBN-10: 0292743408

ISBN-13: 9780292743403

Edition: 2000

Authors: Diana E. E. Kleiner, Susan B. Matheson, Art Gallery Staff Yale University, Yale University Art Gallery

List price: $27.95
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!


"As might be expected from the caliber of the contributors, this is a first-rate collection of essays.... Like I, Claudia, this book will appeal to many others besides classicists. The two volumes will be a must for anyone interested in social history or women's history; the treatment, style, and illustrations make this volume accessible to general readers." Karl Galinsky, Floyd A. Cailloux Centennial Professor of Classics, University of Texas at Austin I, Claudia: Women in Ancient Rome an exhibition and catalog produced by the Yale University Art Galleryprovided the first comprehensive study of the lives of Roman women as revealed in Roman art. Responding to the popular success of the…    
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $27.95
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: University of Texas Press
Publication date: 1/1/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 191
Size: 8.75" wide x 11.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.430
Language: English

Diana E. E. Kleiner is Dunham Professor of the History of Art and Classics, Yale University .

Notes To The Reader
Introduction: "Her Parents Gave Her The Name Clavdia"
Livia To Helena: Women In Power, Women In The Provinces
Livia: Portrait and Propaganda
Family Ties: Mothers and Sons in Elite and Non-Elite Roman Art
Just Window Dressing?: Imperial Women as Architectural Sculpture
Mortals, Empresses, And Earth Goddesses: Demeter And Persphone In Public and Private Apotheosis
Nudity And Adornment In Female Portrait Sculpture Of The Second Century AD
Jewelry For The Unmarried
The Elder Clavdia: Older Women In Roman Art
Marriage Egyptian Style
Widows Too Young In Their Widowhood
Selected Bibliography