Ancient Portraits from the Athenian Agora, Issues 5-6; Issues 8-9
Although the famous bronze statues seen by the Roman tourist Pausanias have been melted down, the Agora preserves a number of fine portraits in stone. While a few of these are named, most of the portraits in this booklet represent ordinary men and women; priests, athletes, and officials. Referring to over 40 black and white photos, the author discusses hairstyles, clothing and facial expressions to shed light on the individuals depicted.
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Ancient Portraits from the Athenian Agora: Excavations of the ..., Issue 5
Evelyn B. Harrison
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1st century B.C. 3rd century A.D. 4th century B.C. actual Aelius Verus Amazons ANCIENT PORTRAITS Antenor armor Athe Athenian Agora ATHENIAN CITIZENS Athens Augustus Aurelius barbarian booklet bronze statues Bust child Ploutos coiffure Coins convey copies dedicated Demosthenes Early 3rd century Egyptian Eirene Peace Eleusinian Mysteries emperor ephebic training erected Evelyn EXCAVATIONS expressive face famous festival front gods GREECE Greek period hair Harmodios and Aristogeiton Harrison Hellenistic herm herm-portrait Herodotos honored imperial families individual inscribed inscription Kallias Kosmetai Kritios Late 3rd Late Antique MARBLE head Medallion Meriden Mid-3rd-century Miniature portrait Moiragenes nian º º Odeion official paintings PAusANIAs PICTURE BOOKS Ploutos Wealth poet PORTRAITS OF WOMEN Praxiteles PRIESTS AND PHILOSOPHERS Princeton probably resemblance Roman period RULERS sanctuaries Sculpture signature Solon Statue of Hadrian statue of Kleiokrateia Stoa of Attalos Stoic terracotta bowl Theseus Tiberius Trajan Tribe Tyrannicides unfinished vivid wife workshops Wreath young boys youth Zeno