Greek sculpture: the archaic period : a handbook

Front Cover
Oxford University Press, 1978 - Art - 252 pages
6 Reviews
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.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
0
4 stars
2
3 stars
4
2 stars
0
1 star
0

Review: Greek Sculpture: The Archaic Period

User Review  - Goodreads

Unfortunetly I had an old (1978) edition of this book which had text in one part and plates in another. So while reading I needed to flip back and forth and it made it very difficult to stay focused on the text. If this wasn't the case I would have given it another star. Read full review

Review: Greek Sculpture: The Archaic Period

User Review  - Theodore - Goodreads

Unfortunetly I had an old (1978) edition of this book which had text in one part and plates in another. So while reading I needed to flip back and forth and it made it very difficult to stay focused on the text. If this wasn't the case I would have given it another star. Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
7
The first marble sculpture Kouroi Korai Perirrhanteria
26
Figures 180
80
Copyright

3 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1978)

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."

Bibliographic information