The Art of Greece and Rome / Edition 2

The Art of Greece and Rome / Edition 2

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by Susan Woodford
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521540372

ISBN-13: 9780521540377

Pub. Date: 12/06/2004

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Susan Woodford illuminates the great achievements of classical art and architecture and conveys a sense of the excitement that inspired the creative artists of the ancient world. Examining all aspects of Greek and Roman visual arts, this revised edition includes a new chapter on Roman architecture, as well as new illustrations, and an updated bibliography and glossary…  See more details below

Overview

Susan Woodford illuminates the great achievements of classical art and architecture and conveys a sense of the excitement that inspired the creative artists of the ancient world. Examining all aspects of Greek and Roman visual arts, this revised edition includes a new chapter on Roman architecture, as well as new illustrations, and an updated bibliography and glossary. First Edition Hb (1982): 0-521-23222-8 First Edition Pb (1982): 0-521-29873-3

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521540377
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/06/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
163
Sales rank:
346,560
Product dimensions:
6.85(w) x 9.72(h) x 0.39(d)

Table of Contents

Part I. The Archaic and Classical Periods: Progress and Problems: 1. Free-standing statues; 2. Greek temples and their decoration; 3. Painting and painted pottery; Part II. The 4th Century BC and the Hellenistic Period: Innovation and Renovation: 4. Sculpture; 5. Painting; 6. Architecture and planning; Part III. The Roman World: Adoption and Transformation of the Greek Legacy: 7. Roman statues; 8. Roman painting; 9. Roman architecture: adoption and evolution; 10. World rulers; Epilogue; Appendix: How we know what we think we know.

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