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The Bowdoin Portrait of Antoninus Pius

  • 4/3/2014 | 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM
  • Location: Visual Arts Center, Kresge Auditorium
  • Event Type: Lecture

The Bowdoin Portrait of Antoninus PiusFred Albertson, associate professor of art history, The University of Memphis, Tennessee, will discuss various aspects of portraiture in the Ancient world in this lecture. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Imago to Persona: Portraits from Antiquity at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art.


RSVPs are requested, but not required.  Contact Christine Piontek: cpiontek@bowdoin.edu.



Illustration: Roman, Portrait Head of Emperor Antoninus Pius, ca. 138-150, marble. Gift of Edward Perry Warren, Esq., Honorary Degree, 1926