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Ancient Sculptural Copies in Miniature

Elizabeth Bartman - Art - 1992 - 222 pages
In-depth case studies of individual statuary types form the core of this analysis of sculptural copying in antiquity. By examining the popular genre of the copy, the book ...
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The Female Portrait Statue in the Greek World

Sheila Dillon - Art - 2010 - 254 pages
The first detailed analysis of the female portrait statue in the Greek world from the fourth century BCE to the third century CE.
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Personal Styles in Greek Sculpture

Olga Palagia, J. J. Pollitt - Art - 1999 - 187 pages
The aim of this 1996 book is to identify and evaluate the distinctive styles of five important ancient Greek sculptors whose work is discussed by ancient writers. Its ...
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The Aphrodite of Knidos and Her Successors: A Historical Review of the ...

Christine Mitchell Havelock - Art - 2007 - 158 pages
Christine Mitchell Havelock's book takes a much- needed new look at some of the most famous icons of Western art: the nude statues that the Greeks produced to represent ...
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Representations of War in Ancient Rome

Sheila Dillon, Katherine E. Welch - Art - 2006 - 365 pages
War suffused Roman life to a degree unparalleled in other ancient societies. Through a combination of obsessive discipline and frenzied (though carefully orchestrated ...
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Hellenistic Sculpture, Volume 1

Brunilde Sismondo Ridgway - Art - 2001 - 405 pages
Now available in paperback, this rigorous and challenging book questions the Hellenistic dating of many famous monuments, based on careful examination of evidence. "Fluently ...
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Prayers in Stone: Greek Architectural Sculpture Ca. 600-100 B.C.E.

Brunilde Sismondo Ridgway - Architecture - 1999 - 255 pages
Classical Greek architectural sculpture has never before been fully studied as a single topic.
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The Poetics of Appearance in the Attic Korai

Mary Stieber - Art - 2004 - 230 pages
Some of the loveliest works of Archaic art were the Athenian korai—sculptures of beautiful young women presenting offerings to the goddess Athena that stood on the Acropolis ...
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Portraits of the Ptolemies: Greek Kings as Egyptian Pharaohs

Paul Edmund Stanwick - Art - 2002 - 236 pages
As archaeologists recover the lost treasures of Alexandria, the modern world is marveling at the latter-day glory of ancient Egypt and the Greeks who ruled it from the ...
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