The Parthenon Frieze

The Parthenon Frieze

by Jenifer Neils
     
 

Neils's examination of the Parthenon frieze's visual language offers new insight into this important monument.See more details below

Overview

Neils's examination of the Parthenon frieze's visual language offers new insight into this important monument.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521684026
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/31/2006
Edition description:
Book & CD-ROM
Pages:
316
Product dimensions:
6.97(w) x 9.96(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; Introduction; Polis: the context of ritual; Paradeigma: designing the frieze; Techne: carving the frieze; Mimesis: the high classical style; Iconographia: identifying the players; Iconologia: interpreting the frieze; Kleos: the impact of the frieze; Thauma: whose heritage?

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