Living with Myths

The Imagery of Roman Sarcophagi
Author(s): 
Zanker, Paul
Author(s): 
Ewald, Bjorn C.
ISBN: 
9780199228690
Date published: 
November 2012
Hardback
Price: 
£150.00

A comprehensive introduction to Roman marble sarcophagi and the mythological reliefs which decorated them. The volume provides fascinating insight into the lives and attitudes of Romans during the 2nd to early 4th centuries CE, while numerous photographs enable the sarcophagi themselves to be appreciated as wonderful art objects in their own right.