A marble bust of Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius (121 - 180 CE). From the Villa Adriana, Tivoli. 160-169 CE. (Palazzo Massimo...
Marcus Aurelius from the equestrian statue in the Capitol, known before 1187. Roman, 170-180 CE Rome, Museo Capitolino...
Marcus Aurelius on Campaign
A Roman bronze coin depicting Marcus Aurelius on campaign. 2nd century CE. (Numismatics Museum, Athens)
Marcus Aurelius: Philosopher Emperor or Philosopher-King?
Co-authored by Steven Umbrello and Tina Forsee It is very common to hear in both academic circles, as well as more close-knit...
Marcus Aurelius: Plato's Philosopher King
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus (121-180 CE) has been hailed as “one of the noblest figures in antiquity” and...
Equestrian statue of Marcus
Prior to the birth of the Roman Empire in the latter part of the first century BCE, there had existed many empires among...
Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius
Bust of Marcus Aurelius (reign 161–180 CE). Glyptothek, Munich, Germany.
Statue of an Emperor: A Conservation Partnership
In 1999 Antiquities conservators from the Getty Museum began a collaborative project with the Pergamon Museum in Berlin...
The Column of Marcus Aurelius
The Column of Marcus Aurelius and Faustina which stands in Piazza Colonna in Rome is thought to have been erected by Commodus...