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Greek art.

John Boardman

Greek art.

by John Boardman

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art, Greek.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 271-272.

    SeriesPraeger world of art series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN5630 .B58
    The Physical Object
    Pagination286 p.
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5919324M
    LC Control Number64022936

    Greek works of art in The Metropolitan Museum of Art relate to Athens,a brief history of that city-state is also s who skim these sec- tions first will acquire rich associations to File Size: 3MB. Extensively illustrated and clearly written to be accessible to readers, this book examines the major categories of Greek architecture, sculpture, vasepainting, wallpainting, and metalwork in an historical, social, and archaeological ng on form, function, and history of style, this book explores art and artifacts chronologically from the Early Bronze through the Hellenistic eras.

    Ancient Greece, Greek Art, Greek Wall Decor, Acropolis Athens, Acropolis Art, Athens Art, Wall Decor, Greek Decor, Digital Prints, Greece original vintage print book plate, signed by Alekos Fasianos Fassianos nude man portrait Greek art. shabbyfrenchstyle 5 out of 5 stars (1,) $ The Art of Contact Comparative Approaches to Greek and Phoenician Art S. Rebecca Martin. pages | 7 x 10 | 38 color, 59 b/w illus. Cloth | ISBN | $s | Outside the Americas £ Ebook editions are available from selected online vendors View table of contents and excerpt "This is a book that deserves to be widely read.

    Sources of myths: literary and archaeological The Homeric poems: the Iliad and the Odyssey. The 5th-century-bce Greek historian Herodotus remarked that Homer and Hesiod gave to the Olympian gods their familiar today would accept this literally. In the first book of the Iliad, the son of Zeus and Leto (Apollo, line 9) is as instantly identifiable to the Greek reader by his. The Department of Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities is home to a collection of artworks representing the Greek, Etruscan, and Roman civilizations; it illustrates the art of a vast area encompassing Greece, Italy, and the whole of the Mediterranean basin, and spans the period from Neolithic times (4th millennium BC) to the 6th century AD.


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