Greek sculpture: the archaic period : a handbook

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Oxford University Press, 1978 - Art - 252 pages
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This handbook chronicles the development of Classical Greek sculpture and includes not only illustrations of the masterpieces of architectural sculptural from the temple of Zeus at Olympia and the Parthenon, but also many original works of bronze sculpture from that period, some of which have only recently been discovered.

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The standard work on the subject. Part two of the sculpture trilogy. Read full review

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Contents

INTRODUCTION
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The first marble sculpture Kouroi Korai Perirrhanteria
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Figures 180
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Copyright

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About the Editor:
John Boardman is Lincoln Professor of Classical Archaelogy and Art at Oxford University, and editor of the acclaimed Oxford History of The Classical World, which The New York Times Book Review called "the finest one-volume survey available."

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