Hadrian, Neoclassicism

“Hadrian Visiting a Romano-British Pottery” by Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1884)

Important Roman figures and emperors have frequently been depicted in popular culture; in music, literature and the arts. Caesar, Nero, Caligula are certainly the most portrayed figures of Ancient Rome. But what about Hadrian? Although there have been a few films taking place in the time of Hadrian, there is only one representation of the… Continue reading “Hadrian Visiting a Romano-British Pottery” by Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1884)