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Organic Monuments: The Changing Landscapes of Augustan Rome

  title={Organic Monuments: The Changing Landscapes of Augustan Rome},
  author={A. Bryan Endres},
ORGANIC MONUMENTS: THE CHANGING LANDSCAPES OF AUGUSTAN ROME Alexandra Endres, M.A. George Mason University, 2015 Thesis Director: Dr. Christopher A. Gregg This thesis explores the manner in which the shrinking landscape of an early Imperial Rome led to an increased utilization of vegetal motifs in Roman art. Beginning in the late first century BCE, Augustus attempted to emphasize the natural world within the city by introducing actual green space through gardens, groves, and parks while also… 



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