Augustus (Composite Facial Reconstruction)

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by Daniel Voshart
published on 22 October 2020
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A photorealistic reconstruction of what the Roman emperor Augustus (r. 27 BCE-14 CE) may have looked like as a young man. Based on contemporary and near contemporary descriptions, as well as archaeological evidence such as the Augustus of Prima Porta and various other busts. Made using Photoshop and Artbreeder, a neural net tool.

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Voshart, D. (2020, October 22). Augustus (Composite Facial Reconstruction). Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Voshart, Daniel. "Augustus (Composite Facial Reconstruction)." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 22, 2020.

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Voshart, Daniel. "Augustus (Composite Facial Reconstruction)." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 22 Oct 2020. Web. 04 Dec 2020.

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