Dining in a Classical Context

Dining in a Classical Context

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An investigation of the role of the feast as a cultural focus for the classical worldwith a broad semicircle and a smaller semicircle at its center: space for the couch and the table (fig. 21).aquot; Proof of the use for dining of rooms marked out in this way comes from the house called the Villa of the Falconer in Argos, where the design marks not ... There has been a tendency to identify many such rooms as Christian chapels; for example, a building in Histria with such a room was considered byanbsp;...

Title:Dining in a Classical Context
Author:William J. Slater
Publisher:University of Michigan Press - 1991


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