When in Rome…

. November 8, 2017.

… act like a Late Roman— extravagant, glossy and glittering with gold. Get a sense of the art history of Late Roman masterpieces during the Toledo Museum of Art’s next exhibit, Glorious Splendor: Treasures of Early Christian Art. See 30 ornate and precious masterpieces never before publicly displayed, with a focus on the the period from the second century B.C. to the seventh century. Observe the growth of Christianity in Rome, and how the religious iconography impacted the style, media and technique of the period. Opens Saturday, November 18. On view through February 18, 2018.

Toledo Museum of Art
2445 Monroe St. | 419-255-8000