Republic | The ancient Romans distinguished themselves both politically and artistically at this time - in art, portrait sculpture that realistically depicted individuals was perfected during the Republican Period.
Early Empire | The Early Roman Empire was a time of great architectural projects. One of the most famous of these works is the Flavian Amphitheatre, which is also more commonly known as the Colosseum.
Late Empire | The decline of the Roman Empire is reflected in changes in the appearance of art - an example dating to the late Empire is the monumental Arch of Constantine.
Periods of Roman Art | If you prefer to classify the periods of Roman art by the ruling emperor, then this is the list for you! It features rulers from Augustus to Caracalla.
A Handbook of Roman Art
This book features individual chapters devoted to explaining the fine arts in ancient Rome - descriptions of architecture, sculpture, and wall painting are balanced by images. And the decorative arts are also represented, including metalwork, gems, jewelry, pottery, and glass.