Rt history term paper Comparing two portrait modes
2. Bust of a Man, Roman (perhaps Spain) 20-110 CE, Bronze 85.AB.110
Bust of Emperor Commodus. Roman 180-185 CE, Marble 92.SA.48
Using your Nodelman reading as a guide compare the two portrait modes
illustrated by these examples. Paying close attention to the formal features of each bust
consider how and why each portrait works to idealize its sitter.