Mutilation and Transformation: Damnatio Memoriae and Roman Imperial Portaiture
Eric R. Varner
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" [This paintings] combines the simplest of 'old school' portrait stories (typologies) with a serious outlook and due attention given to the importance of those photos as historic documents." Andreas Kropp in AWE eight (2009)
From Ephesus and Isaura and his identify and pictures were intentionally effaced on concerns from Clazomenae, Miletus, Nicea, Pergamum, Perperene, and Smyrna (figs. 169-70).135 Geta’s photograph has been obliterated on concerns from Pergamum and Stratonicea (figs. 171-72).136 The obverses of the 131 Musée Archéologique. with the exception of the intentionally broken variety 1 replicas within the Capitoline and Venice. Caracalla’s kind 1 replicas are indexed in Fittschen and Zanker I, 99-100, no. 86; see additionally S. Nodelman.
Defeated predecessor. therefore the remodeled snapshot has the capability to cannibalize the ability and which means living within the unique portrait. the method of manipulating preexisting photographs into new extra appropriate likenesses happens during the imperial interval. within the early empire monstrous numbers of the marble pictures of Caligula, Nero, and Domitian have been recut and reconfigured into new likenesses and it's the such a lot extensive interval for the recycling of imperial images.23 no less than one hundred twenty extant.
Conspiracy: adulterium et consilia parricidae palam facta and the 2 needn't be collectively exclusive.10 additionally implicated within the plot have been Sempronius Gracchus, Appius Claudius, Quintus Crispinus, Scipio, and Iullus Antonius, the second one son of M. Antony and Fulvia.11 Dio reviews that Iullus used to be accomplished for trying to grab the principate.12 the fees of adultery and sexual promiscuity leveled opposed to Julia successfully blackened her recognition and destroyed her political impact. certainly intercourse.
Naples statue’s distinct prestige stands in marked distinction to the various deepest lady likenesses that have been altered or up to date in the course of those centuries.126 The specificity of imperial woman coiffures as badges of id, in addition to their usually very complex and mild configurations which precluded huge 124 S. wooden (1999) 285. Messalina can also be absent from the crowd commitment from Russelae including her daughter Claudia Octivia, and possibly her son, Brittanicus. If those.
Inv. 614; Gortyna, Antiquarium; Heraklion, Archaeological Museum, no. sixty four; see infra. Statues of Nero: from Velleia, Parma, Museo Nazionale d’Antichità, no. three, inv. 826; see infra; from Roselle, Grosseto, Museo Archaeologico. Statue of Domitian from Aphrodisias: Aphrodisias, depot, excavation inv. nos. 6627, 67-282-85, 71-477; see infra. 7 vituperatio so as to defame the reminiscence of the condemned ruler.44 certainly, the writer of the Historia Augusta recognizes the distortions and problems.