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handbook of Greek sculpture [microform]

Ernest Arthur Gardner

handbook of Greek sculpture [microform]

by Ernest Arthur Gardner

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Ernest Arthur Gardner.
SeriesHandbooks of archaeology and antiquities
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 85/5998 (N)
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxii, 605 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Number of Pages605
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2593706M
LC Control Number85147335

The study of Greek and Roman Art and Architecture has a long history that goes back to the second half of the 18th century and has provided an essential contribution towards the creation and the definition of the wider disciplines of Art History and Architectural History. About this Item: Condition: New. Cambridge University Press, p. Paperback. Series: Yale Classical Studies, The aim of this book is to identify and evaluate the distinctive styles of five important ancient Greek sculptors whose work is discussed by ancient writers.

Get this from a library! Understanding Greek sculpture: ancient meanings, modern readings. [Nigel Jonathan Spivey] -- Many pieces of Greek sculpture are very familiar to us - the Discobolus, the Venus de Milo and the Parthenon frieze, for instance - but our appreciation of them as "works of art," enshrined in.   Greek Sculpture. presents a chronological overview of the plastic and glyptic art forms in the ancient Greek world from the emergence of life-sized marble statuary at the end of the seventh century BC to the appropriation of Greek sculptural traditions by Rome in the first two centuries AD.. Compares the evolution of Greek sculpture over the centuries to works of contemporaneous .

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INTRODUCTION I. ON SOME CHARACTERISTICS OF GREEK SCULPTURE. The history of Greek sculpture covers a period of some eight or nine hundred years, and falls into five divisions. The first is the period of development, extending from to B.

The second is the period of greatest achievement, under Phidias and his followers, in the Age of Pericles, B. The following appear to me the most useful publications of the period, apart from those dealing with particular sites and buildings: for Greek architecture, C.

Weickert, Typen der Archaischen Architektur in Griechenland und Kleinasien, Augsburg,and Lucy T. Shoe, Profiles of Greek Mouldings (Text and Plates), Harvard, (both these are. FREE. Handbook of Greek Archaeology: Vases, Bronzes, Gems, Sculpture, Terra-Cottas, Mural Paintings, Architecture, Etc.

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Forthcoming is File Size: 1MB.The exuberant realism and virtuoso technique of Hellenistic sculpture formed the basis of much later European art. Under Alexander and his cosmopolitan successors, sculptors enriched the classical Greek repertoire with a whole range of new subjects--hermaphrodites, peasants, boxers--and new styles-- baroque treatment, genre figures, individualized portraiture.Greek Sculpture: function, materials, and techniques in the Archaic and classical periods j edited by Olga Palagia.

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