The same principle was shown and in a sculpture. Plastic forms of the Greek athletes are always presented openly. The images similar to the praying Roman who threw edge of an attire over the head are comprised, concentrated by the most part. The Roman masters in sculptural portraits concentrated attention on personal, specific features of the person.
The Roman art as the special art phenomenon began to be studied only in the XX century, in essence only then having realized all its originality and originality. And still still many visible antikoveda believe that the history of the Roman art is not written yet, all complexity of its perspective is not opened yet.
B. V ancient Rome a sculpture was limited to mainly historical relief and a portrait, but the fine arts with illusory treatment of volumes and forms - the fresco, a mosaic, easel painting poorly widespread at Greeks gained development.