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Mosaics at the J. Paul Getty Museum
The exhibition Roman Mosaics Across the Empire at the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles includes free downloads for its collection catalog and gallery text.
An online gallery of the mosaics rescued from the ancient city of Zeugma in Turkey in 2000, including an animated tour of the 14-room villa that housed them. The mosaics embedded in the floor in BGSU's Wolfe Center are from the same site.
Books at BGSU
Greek and Roman Mosaics by
Call Number: OVERSIZE NA3770 .P3513 2012
Publication Date: 2012-11-13
An overview of the ancient art of mosaics, including an exposition of styles and techniques and an overview of important sites.
The Houses of Roman Italy, 100 B. C.-A. D. 250 by
Call Number: NA324 .C57 1991
Publication Date: 1992-01-15
In case studies of seventeen excavated houses, art historian John Clarke guides readers through four centuries of Roman wall painting, mosaic, and stucco decoration.
Ancient Mosaics by
Call Number: NA3760 .L46 1998
Publication Date: 1998-08-16
The art of mosaic enjoyed spectacular success in the Graeco-Roman world, where its practitioners created some of the most beautiful artworks in history. This handsomely illustrated and elegantly written book traces the evolution of mosaic from the Hellenistic period to the early Christian era, with particular emphasis on the Roman Empire.
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