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Roman patterns

Roman patterns

Patterns from art history
Roman patterns

  • A sumptuously illustrated reference book featuring decorative patterns taken from the buildings, mosaics and jewellery of Ancient Rome.
  • Readers can discover mosaic portraits of the Emperor Justinian and Empress Theodora, the masks from a Roman play, a carved fresco of the gods and more.
  • Each page includes fascinating information about where each piece of art came from, as well as a small example of the colours used in the original.
  • Includes internet links to websites to find out more about Roman life, artefacts and art.


Key Stage: KS2 A, H; Age 7+

BIC: C2L79

Library edition hardback:
Price: £9.99
ISBN: 9781409599937
32 pages
250 x 216mm

Author/Editor: Sam Lake

Illustrator: David Thelwell