By Arnold Esch
Within the center a while, creative re-use was once made from architectural elements from classical antiquity reminiscent of columns, capitals, cornices, or even statues, sarcophagi, reliefs and inscriptions; the causes ranged from easy utilisation of fabrics via interpretatio christiana to political legitimation. the writer demonstrates how this re-use has been assessed by way of archaeologists, historians and paintings historians and what insights they've got received.
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