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An Introduction to Greek Art

by Susan Woodford

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Cornell University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History Of Art / Art & Design Styles,
  • Vases,
  • General,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Greece,
  • European,
  • Sculpture, Greek,
  • Vase-painting, Greek

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages197
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7849585M
    ISBN 10080149480X
    ISBN 109780801494802

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This extensively illustrated and clearly written text is accessible to introductory-level students. The major categories of Greek Art and architecture- including sculpture, vase painting, wall painting, and metal work in a historical, social, and archaeological context, are explored.

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Tyler Jo Smith is Associate Professor of Classical Art and Archaeology at the University of Virginia, and a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of London. She is the author of Komast Dancers in Archaic Greek Art ().

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