Relief Sculpture of the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus (Oxford Monographs on Classical Archaeology Series)

Relief Sculpture of the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus (Oxford Monographs on Classical Archaeology Series)

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by Brian Cook, Donald Strong, Bernard Ashmole
     
 

The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus was one of the Seven Wonders of the World. This is the first complete catalogue of its friezes and other decorative reliefs. Detailed descriptions are illustrated by hundreds of previously unpublished photographs. Also discussed are the discovery of the Mausoleum and the controversy about who carved its friezes.See more details below

Overview

The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus was one of the Seven Wonders of the World. This is the first complete catalogue of its friezes and other decorative reliefs. Detailed descriptions are illustrated by hundreds of previously unpublished photographs. Also discussed are the discovery of the Mausoleum and the controversy about who carved its friezes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198132127
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
06/28/2005
Series:
Oxford Monographs on Classical Archaeology Series
Pages:
420
Product dimensions:
11.00(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

IThe mausoleum friezes before 18551
IINewton and the mausoleum site9
IIIThe sculptors of the mausoleum friezes17
IVTechnical details29
Scientific appendix37
Catalogue41
The Amazon frieze (1-181)42
The Centaur frieze (182-229)65
The coffers (230-253)71
Unclassified fragments (254-635)74
The chariot frieze (636-875)100

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