Julius Caesar

Diver facing a sphinx representing Ptolemy XII, father of Cleopatra VII (1st century B.C.). Oriental port of Alexandria.

Cleopatra Queen of Egypt & Men’s Hearts – Woman of Influence

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Finding Cleopatra’s fabled city underwater off Alexandria Franck Goddio confirmed ancient descriptions of her palace through the archaeological treasures found

Roman Sculpture

Roman Sculpture

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The portrait as a record of an individual’s personal appearance is one of the most successful and enduring genres of ancient Roman art. Romans surrounded themselves with the Greek sages, whom they admired and placed them in their homes. Today we would have no difficulty recognizing Julius Caesar from his…