sStates of Mind: Blake

Pity (detail), by William Blake, c. 1795. © The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of Mrs. Robert W. Goelet, transferred from European Paintings, 1958.

sStates of Mind: Yusetsu

Zhou Maoshu Admiring Lotuses (detail), by Yusetsu, mid-seventeenth century. © The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Mary Griggs Burke Collection, Gift of the Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation, 2015.

sStates of Mind: Braun, Clément & Cie

Propylaea to the Acropolis, Athens, c. 1890. Photograph by Braun, Clément & Cie. © The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Digital image courtesy of the Getty’s Open Content Program.

sStates of Mind: Nadar

Victor Hugo on His Deathbed, by Nadar, 1885. © The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Digital image courtesy of the Getty’s Open Content Program.

sStates of Mind: Li Wei

25 Levels of Freedom, by Li Wei, Beijing, 2004. © Li Wei, courtesy the artist.

sStates of Mind: Munch

Starry Night, by Edvard Munch, 1893. © The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. Digital image courtesy of the Getty’s Open Content Program.

Ancient Rome

November 24, 2017

The World in Time:

Adrian Goldsworthy

Lewis H. Lapham talks with Adrian Goldsworthy, author of Pax Romana: War, Peace, and Conquest in the Roman World. More

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