Theatre Masks

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 24 June 2013
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A marble relief depicting theatre masks as worn by actors in both Greek and Roman tragedies and comedies. 2nd century CE (Vatican Museums, Rome).

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2013, June 24). Theatre Masks. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1337/theatre-masks/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Theatre Masks." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 24, 2013. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1337/theatre-masks/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Theatre Masks." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 24 Jun 2013. Web. 26 Oct 2021.