340b Lecture 35

Lecture 35: Hadrianic Architecture and Beyond
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A. Hadrian's Villa at Tivoli

    1. 500 by 1000 yards- worldmaking artificial terraced mini-city

    2. Begun A.D. 117

    3. Stoa Poikile

    4. Greek post and lintel forms vs. Roman Baroque fantasies

    5. Hadrian as architect

    6. Maritime Theater

    7. Francesco Borromini

    8. Piazza d'Oro

    9. Pumpkin vaults

    10. Canopus

    11. Serapeum

    12. Arcuated Lintels

    13. Caryatids

B. Portraiture in the later Second Century A.D.

    1. Changing styles and trends

    2. Creeping Volkskunst

    3. Stylization

    4. Bilateral Symmetry

    5. Dematerialization

    6. Psychedelic Eyes- drilled eys

    7. Antoninus Pius 138- 161- first of the Antonines

    8. Marcus  Aurelius 161- 180

    9. Crispina- wife of Commodus 180-193