Two joining sculpture fragments Images of Empire: Flavian Fragments in Rome and Ann Arbor Rejoined


Conception and coordination of the original exhibition, Dono Hartwig: Originali Riconguinti e Copie tra Roma e Ann Arbor. Ipotesi per il Templum Gentis Flaviae, held in Rome in 1994: Rita Paris

Conception and coordination of the American version of the Dono Hartwig exhibition, Images of Empire, held in Ann Arbor, Michigan in 1996: Elaine K. Gazda

Text of the website drawn from catalogs of the exhibition and exhibition labels by Rita Paris, Elaine Gazda, Anne Haeckl, and from an exhibition brochure by Nicole Stanbridge.

Translation of Italian text: Anne E. Haeckl

Design and implementation of the website: Alan Hogg (1997), Melanie Grunow Sobocinski (2002)

Project design and direction for the conservation of the sculptures and production of the casts: Alessandra Melucco Vaccaro, Director of the Instituto Centrale del Restauro
Scientific program and analyses: Costantino Meucci

Colorimetric testing monitored by: Ernesto Borrelli (ICCROM)
Production of the casts: Consorzio RE.CO

Design of the Ann Arbor installation: Dana Buck, Elaine K. Gazda
Technical assistance with the Ann Arbor installation: Richard Smith, Saverio Tranquilli (Soprintendenza Archeologica di Roma)
Production of the reconstructions: Cine Ars s.r.l.
Packing and shipping arrangements in Italy: Imballaggi Montenovi

Shipping between Chicago and Ann Arbor: Jack Lewin Associates, Inc., Chicago
Translatlantic shipping: Alitalia Airlines

Exhibition Sponsors

  • Ministero per i Beni Culturali e Ambientali, Soprintendenza Archeologica di Roma
  • Museo Nazionale Romano delle Terme/Palazzo Massimo
  • Alitalia Airlines
  • American Academy in Rome
  • The Consulate of Italy in Detroit
  • The Samuel H. Kress Foundation
  • And the following units of the University of Michigan:
    • Office of the Vice President for Research
    • International Institute
    • College of Literature, Science and the Arts
    • Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies
    • Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
    • Department of Classical Studies
    • Department of the History of Art

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