Roman sunbathing | Langues et Cultures de l'Antiquité :  Actualités & références classiques | Scoop.it
The Romans knew about sunbathing and had a word for it, at least as practised by men: apricatio. Christopher H Hallett in The Roman Nude, Heroic Portrait Statuary 200 BC-AD 300, OUP, 2005, chapter called Attitudes towards Nudity at Rome, section called Nudity in the Roman Public Baths:

 


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