An educated and smart ruler with his focus on his people, proud adopted son of Cesar, fascinating personality, already gained great respect at the age of 18 years in the Roman Empire.
Augustus changed the Roman Empire in a peaceful monarchy. He neither was emperor nor he had the title of a king. His high position this smartly taught through move indeed didn't harm at all. On the contrary, he even became more popular this way.
Expressive bust Augustus
- including a wreath out of laurel
- made out of casting material of high quality
- copy according to the original - circa 45 cm high
It smoothed him the way to the success ant let him appear as the likeable and philanthropic ruler. As the horrible civil war found its sudden end and the population in Rome had to fight against famines and other catastrophes, the change came. The bitter battles were ended successfully by his army and finally lead to the yearned for victory. Ruler Augustus was considered as really humorous and an extraordinary talent for speech. Allegedly his eyes should have owned a beaming energy and tantalised humans. Prohibited games of dices and depraved parties were his very personal passion, to which he indulged extensively. It came the moment, when Augustus left his political office and gave the power to his son Tiberius.
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