Handbook of Greek art
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Handbook of Greek art architecture, sculpture, gems, coins, jewellery, metal-work, pottery and vase paintings, glass, furniture, textiles, paintings and mosaics. by Richter, Gisela Marie Augusta

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Published by Phaidon Press in London .
Written in English


  • Art, Greek.

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Pagination424 p.
Number of Pages424
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16490443M

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This book is a wealth of information of Greek Art and the history of its evolution. With lots of plates and photographs that covered Architecture, Large Works of Sculpture, Statuettes and /5. This book explores key aspects of art and architecture in ancient Greece and Rome. Drawing on the perspectives of scholars of various generations, nationalities, and backgrounds, it discusses Greek and Roman ideas about art and architecture, as expressed in both texts and images, along with the production of art and architecture in the Greek and Roman world. Richter's A Handbook of Greek Art is the reference work for anyone with a notion to understand and appreciate the rich diversity of ancient Greece. Dr. Gisela Richter, for many years the curator of Greek and Roman art for the Metropolitan Museum in New York, has created a work of unsurpassed excellence, covering Greek architecture and sculpture, metalwork and terra-cotta statuettes, engraved. After a framing introduction written by the editor, which compares ancient and modern notions of art and architecture, the Handbook is divided into five sections: Pictures from the Inside, Greek and Roman Art and Architecture in the Making, Ancient Contexts, Post-Antique Contexts, and Approaches.

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