Portraits of children on Roman funerary monuments
"Drawing on hundreds of tombstones from Rome, Italy and the Western provinces, this study assesses how parents visualised childhood. By considering the most popular funerary themes and iconographic models, it emphasises both the emotional and social investment placed in children, bringing to th...
|Main Author:||Mander, Jason, 1983-|
Cambridge University Press,
xvi, 397 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.