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The Oxford Handbook of Roman Sculpture

Elise A. Friedland, Melanie Grunow Sobocinski, Elaine K. Gazda - Art - 2015 - 713 pages
Sculptures populated both the urban and private realms of the Roman world in numbers unparalleled today. They were essential to communicating political, religious, and social ...
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The Ancient Art of Emulation: Studies in Artistic Originality and Tradition ...

Elaine K. Gazda - Art - 2002 - 300 pages
Are copies of Greek and Roman masterpieces as important as the originals they imitate?
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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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