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Enduring Bronze: Ancient Art, Modern Views

Carol C. Mattusch - Art - 2014 - 272 pages
Ancient bronze statuary provides a sense of immediacy, a window directly back to the classical world. The wistful expression of a young Roman woman, the fixed jaw of a ...
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Greek Bronze Statuary: From the Beginnings Through the Fifth Century B.C.

Carol C. Mattusch - Art - 1988 - 246 pages
Freestanding bronze statuary was the primary mode of artistic expression in classical Greece, yet it was not until the nineteenth century that any original large statues of ...
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The Villa Dei Papiri at Herculaneum: Life and Afterlife of a Sculpture ...

Carol C. Mattusch - Art - 2005 - 390 pages
The Villa dei Papiri at Herculaneum-buried during the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in A.D. 79, then rediscovered in 1750-contained a large collection of bronze and marble statuary ...
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The Victorious Youth

Carol C. Mattusch - Art - 1997 - 104 pages
The statue Victorious Youth, popularly known as the "Getty bronze," is one of a very few life-size bronzes from ancient Greece known to exist in the world today. These ...
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Common ground: archaeology, art, science, and humanities : proceedings of ...

Carol C. Mattusch, Alice A. Donohue, Amy Brauer - Social Science - 2006 - 630 pages
This volume contains over 150 papers presented at the Classical Congress held in Boston, Massachussetts in August 2003. CONTENTS: Contents include: "Creative Mischief": Harold ...
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The Horse and Jockey from Artemision: A Bronze Equestrian Monument of the ...

Séan A. Hemingway - Art - 2004 - 222 pages
Annotation This will be the definitive study of the history, cultural context, and artistic composition of one of the very few surviving Hellenistic bronze sculptures, that of ...
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The Getty Bronze

Jiří Frel - Art - 1982 - 64 pages
Released from his prison of incrustation, having rested on the ocean floor for thousands of years, the bronze statue of an athlete stands in a quietly arrogant pose, having ...
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