New PDF release: A History of Greek Art

By Mark D. Stansbury-O'Donnell

ISBN-10: 1444350145

ISBN-13: 9781444350142

ISBN-10: 1444350153

ISBN-13: 9781444350159

Offering a different mixture of thematic and chronological research, this hugely illustrated, attractive textual content explores the wealthy ancient, cultural, and social contexts of 3,000 years of Greek artwork, from the Bronze Age during the Hellenistic period.

  • Uniquely intersperses chapters dedicated to significant classes of Greek paintings from the Bronze Age in the course of the Hellenistic interval, with chapters containing discussions of vital contextual issues throughout all the periods
  • Contextual chapters illustrate how various components, reminiscent of the city setting, gender, markets, and cross-cultural touch, encouraged the advance of art
  • Chronological chapters survey the looks and improvement of key creative genres and discover how artifacts and structure of the time replicate those styles
  • Offers quite a few enticing and informative pedagogical gains to aid scholars navigate the topic, equivalent to timelines, theme-based textboxes, key phrases outlined in margins, and extra readings.
  • Information is gifted in actual fact and contextualized in order that it truly is available to scholars despite their earlier point of knowledge
  • A publication better half web site is on the market at www.wiley.gom/go/greekart with the subsequent assets: PowerPoint slides, word list, and timeline

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