The Tetrarchs. San Marco. Southwest corner.
4th c Roman Roman Imperial Sculpture
ROMAN IMPERIAL Anonymous
(c. 27 BCE - 284 CE)
c. 305 AD
Venice. Piazza San Marcom San Marco. Southwest corner. Italy
Venice. San Marco. Southwest corner. Italy
Set into corner of facade of San Marco. Artists aim to portray four equal partners in power not capture individual physiognomies and personalities. Tetrarchy established in 293 by emperor Diocletian to restore order to the destabilized Roman Empire. Originally from the Imperial Palace in Constantinople; Turkey.
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