Statues - Hither & Thither

Italy
Modena
Modena (prov.)

Emilia-Romagna

Giardino Ducale Estense
(Palazzina Vigarani)

Busti di imperatori romani

Busts of Roman Emperors

(artist?)
18th century

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Description

Eight marble busts on consoles between the windows of the small Palazzo.

Modena - Busti di imperatori romani
domitiano
Domitian
(51 - 96)
Roman emperor, 81-96
(Wikipedia).

Modena - Busti di imperatori romani
givlio cesare
Julius Caesar (Rome 63 BC - Nola 14 AD), first emperor of the Roman Empire (Wikipedia).

Modena - Busti di imperatori romani
tiberio
Tiberius
(42 BC - 37 AD)
Roman emperor, 14-32
(Wikipedia).

Modena - Busti di imperatori romani
vespasiano
Vespasian
(9 - 79 AD)
Roman emperor, 69-79
(Wikipedia).

Modena - Busti di imperatori romani
otavio avgvsto
Augustus
(63 BC - 14 AD)
Roman emperor, 27 BC-14 AD
(Wikipedia).

Modena - Busti di imperatori romani
caligvla
Caligula
(12 - 41 AD)
Roman emperor, 37-41 AD
(Wikipedia).

Modena - Busti di imperatori romani
vitellio
Vitellius
(15 - 69 AD)
Roman emperor, April-December 69 AD
(Wikipedia).

Modena - Busti di imperatori romani
caio
Caius
It is not clear which emperor is meant.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

  • Augustus (emperor)
  • Bust
  • Caesar, Julius
  • Caligula (emperor)
  • Domitian (emperor)
  • Emperor (Roman)
  • Façade with statues (secular)
  • Monarch
  • Tiberius (emperor)
  • Vespasian (emperor)
  • Location (N 44°38'58" - E 10°56'0")

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