Ancient Greece & Rome: History & Culture

Trajan's Column, Rome

Trajan's column

Photo credit:
Detail of Trajan's Column, Rome, dedicated 113 C.E., Zacharias Stelios (5telios), photo available on

Background for Art Topics

Art Survey Textbooks

Art History survey textbooks are a good source for background information. 

Selected Books

UTSA Libraries has many books on Greek and Roman art and architecture. This is just a small sample to whet your appetite.

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