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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

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:
629,921
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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