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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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Prayers in Stone: Greek Architectural Sculpture (c. 600-100 B.C.E.)

Brunilde S. 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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The Archaistic Style in Roman Statuary

Mark D. Fullerton - Art - 1990 - 215 pages
This book deals with the use of archaistic stylistic elements (i.e., those which revive or imitate features of Greek Archaic art) in free-standing statuary of the second ...
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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 Art of the Scythians: The Interpenetration of Cultures at the Edge of ...

Esther Jacobson - Social Science - 1995 - 305 pages
This volume offers a detailed consideration of the style, technology, and iconographic implications of the art of the Scythians, organized by object typology and chronology ...
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