The Art of Vase-Painting in Classical Athens available in Hardcover
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- Cambridge University Press
Tracing figure-drawing on Athenian pottery from the invention of the red-figure technique in the later archaic period to the abandonment of figured vase-decoration two hundred years later, this major contribution to the history of Greek vase-painting is the result of a lifetime's study.
|Publisher:||Cambridge University Press|
|Product dimensions:||8.62(w) x 10.87(h) x 1.14(d)|
Table of ContentsPreface; Introduction; 1. The beginning of red-figure; 2. A time of ferment: the red-figure Pioneers and their contemporaries; 3. After the Pioneers: red-figure mastery; the beginnings of white-ground; 4. Archaic into classical; 5. Early classical; 6. High classical; 7. Developments from the high classical; 8. The later fifth century; developments into the fourth; 9. The fourth century; Notes; Bibliography and abbreviations; List of illustrations; Index.