[Arch of Constantine: Marcus Aurelius Attic panel, North face, left, Adventus scene depicts the emperor, other figures and a reclining personification of the road Via Flaminia (Rome, Italy)]
Bini, Barbara, 1945-1990
Photograph collectionsArch of Constantine (Rome, Italy)Marble sculpture, RomanRelief (Sculpture), RomanBuildings, structures, etcArchitecture, RomanTriumphal archesArchaeological sites
Bini, Barbara, 1945-1990Trajan, Emperor of Rome, 53-117Constantine
1 contact print : black/white ;6 x 6 cm. Contact is part of a 12 shot sheet.
American Academy in Rome
The AAR-Barbara Bini Collection of photographs on Rome consists of ca. 1000 images including contacts, photographic prints and duplicates. A selection from positives has been cataloged and corresponding negatives digitized.
Work described: contact from a 12 shot sheet. All images from different details on the Arch of Constantine, Marcus Aurelius Attic panel. Relief shows the Adventus paired with a profectio scene, indicating that it represents Marcus's departure for battle in 169. The emperor wears a traditional short tunic and mantle, the heel of his right foot lifted to signal impending motion. A reclining personification of the road Via Flaminia in the case bids him farewell.
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