The LEGACY OF ROMAN ART

ART

Roman Art has a big influence on life today. As shown in Figure 1, Romans were the ones who started to sculpt people and people in motion. In the 1770s when the Revolutionary War was happening, sculpters made sculptures of famous people as in George Washington, John Adams, and others. Another type of art that was popular during Roman times was the cameo, as Shown in Figure 2. Cameo is carving designs and pictures on everyday objects. Figure 3 is a picture of a mosaic. Mosaics are pictures created with glass bits. As you can see, Romans created many styles of art.

VARIOUS ROMAN ARTS

Ancient Roman Art