Greek Art and Archaeology

Now in its fifth edition, Greek Art and Archaeology charts the achievements of Greek art and civilization over 3000 years, from the abstract figures of the Cycladic islands and the mighty palaces of Crete to the baroque sculptures and complex architecture of the Hellenistic kingdoms. This new edition introduces a wealth of new material including discussion and illustration of new findings at early Bronze Age sites in Crete and the Cycladic Islands, the fourteenth century bc Uluburun shipwreck, the evolution of coinage in the Greek city states, the purpose and function of temples and the kouros figure in Archaic Greece, new ideas on interpreting the frieze of the Parthenon, and expanded coverage of the wealth and culture of Macedon. In addition, there are over 50 new color images of key works in the history of Greek art, including the Hera of Samos, the Motya charioteer, the Parthenon frieze, and newly commissioned photography of one of the masterpieces of later Greek art, the Alexander Sarcophagus. Written in a clear style, the book neatly balances lucid description with insightful interpretation and discussion. Intended for students and art enthusiasts of any age, it provides the most accessible and authoritative introduction to Greek art and archaeology available today.

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  • Author : John Griffiths Pedley
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Pages : 400 pages
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Greek Art and Archaeology (C. 1200-30 BC)

Greek Art and Archaeology (C. 1200-30 BC)
  • Author : Dimitris Plantzos
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 April 2016
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Surveys Greek archeology from the collapse of the Mycenaean palaces to the subordination of the last Hellenistic kingdoms to Rome. Its aim is to study Greek art through the material record, and against its cultural and social backdrop. Through concise, systematic coverage of the main categories of classical monuments, the reader is taken on a tour of ancient Greece through the most important period in its history, the first millennium BC. Architecture and city planning, sculpture, painting, pottery, metallurgy, jewelry,

Greek Art and Archaeology

Greek Art and Archaeology
  • Author : John Griffiths Pedley
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release : 03 December 2021
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Now in its fifth edition, Greek Art and Archaeology charts the achievements of Greek art and civilization over 3000 years, from the abstract figures of the Cycladic islands and the mighty palaces of Crete to the baroque sculptures and complex architecture of the Hellenistic kingdoms. This new edition introduces a wealth of new material including discussion and illustration of new findings at early Bronze Age sites in Crete and the Cycladic Islands, the fourteenth century bc Uluburun shipwreck, the evolution of

Greek Art and Archaeology

Greek Art and Archaeology
  • Author : John Griffiths Pedley
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release : 03 December 2021
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Extensively illustrated and clearly written, this book examines the major categories of Greek architecture, sculpture, vasepainting, wallpainting, and metalwork in a historical, social, and archaeological context. It blends factual information with stimulating interpretation and juxtaposes long-standing notions with the latest archaeological discoveries and hypotheses. Focusing on form, function, and history of style, the book explores art and artifacts chronologically from the Early Bronze through the Hellenistic eras (ca. 3000 to ca. 30 BC)--and by medium. For individuals who appreciate--and want to

Greek Art and Archaeology

Greek Art and Archaeology
  • Author : John Griffiths Pedley
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release : 03 December 1998
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John Griffiths Pedley's Greek Art and Archaeology quickly established itself as the most authoritative and comprehensive general survey of Greek art when it was first published in 1993. It ranges over 3,000 years of civilization in the Aegean and Greek worlds, from the earliest evidence of Bronze Age cultures in the third millennium B.C. to the very end of the Hellenistic period in Rome.This Second Edition significantly expands the discussion of Hellenistic art and architecture. Many important archaeological discoveries of

The Art and Archaeology of Ancient Greece

The Art and Archaeology of Ancient Greece
  • Author : Judith M. Barringer
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 09 February 2015
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The Art and Archeology of Ancient Greece is an introductory-level textbook for students with little or no background in ancient art. Arranged chronologically in broad swathes of time, from the Bronze and Iron Ages through the Geometric, Archaic, Classical, and Hellenistic periods, and concluding with the Roman conquest of the Greek world, the textbook focuses on Greek art but also incorporates Near Eastern, Etruscan, and Roman objects. Judith M. Barringer examines a variety of media, analyzing marble and bronze sculpture,

Greek Art and Archaeology

Greek Art and Archaeology
  • Author : Richard T. Neer
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 03 December 2021
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A richly illustrated, authoritative, and accessible new survey that combines a clear chronological narrative with a fresh and up-to-date account of Greek art and archaeology.

Art and Archaeology of the Greek World

Art and Archaeology of the Greek World
  • Author : Richard T. Neer
  • Publisher : Thames & Hudson
  • Release : 28 November 2018
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Celebrated for its abundant illustrations and accessible voice, Art & Archaeology of the Greek World arrives in its second edition with more coverage of the earliest Bronze Age and latest Hellenistic periods, and increased archaeological context; the picture of ancient Greek art is expanded to help readers better understand how the subject connects to, and reflects, the historical developments of the time. Richard Neer's clear chronological narrative takes readers through the artistic developments in Greek culture from the Minoans to the

Greek Art and Archaeology

Greek Art and Archaeology
  • Author : John G. Pedley
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Release : 21 November 2011
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This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. Greek Art and Architecture explores the development of Greek art across three centuries. 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.

Religion in the Art of Archaic and Classical Greece

Religion in the Art of Archaic and Classical Greece
  • Author : Tyler Jo Smith
  • Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press
  • Release : 18 June 2021
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Art and religion are both well-attested and much-studied aspects of ancient Greek life, yet their relationship is not perfectly understood. Religion in the Art of Archaic and Classical Greece presents an important rethinking of these two categories. The book examines not only how and where religious activity is presented visually at particular moments and in certain forms, but also what objects and images can tell us about the experiences and impressions of Greek religion. Through an exploration of portable or

The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Art and Architecture

The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Art and Architecture
  • Author : Clemente Marconi
  • Publisher : Oxford Handbooks
  • Release : 03 December 2021
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This handbook explores key aspects of art and architecture in ancient Greece and Rome. Drawing on the perspectives of scholars of various generations, nationalities, and backgrounds, it discusses Greek and Roman ideas about art and architecture, as expressed in both texts and images, along with the production of art and architecture in the Greek and Roman world.

Greek Art in Motion: Studies in honour of Sir John Boardman on the occasion of his 90th Birthday

Greek Art in Motion: Studies in honour of Sir John Boardman on the occasion of his 90th Birthday
  • Author : Rui Morais,Delfim Leão,Diana Rodríguez Pérez,Daniela Ferreira
  • Publisher : Archaeopress Publishing Ltd
  • Release : 11 March 2019
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Over 50 papers, first presented at the international congress ‘Greek Art in Motion’ (Lisbon, 2017) in honour of Sir John Boardman’s 90th Birthday, are collected here under the following headings: Sculpture, Architecture, Terracotta & Metal, Greek Pottery, Coins, Greek History & Archaeology, Greeks Overseas, Reception & Collecting, Art & Myth.

A Companion to Greek Art

A Companion to Greek Art
  • Author : Tyler Jo Smith,Dimitris Plantzos
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 18 June 2018
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A comprehensive, authoritative account of the development Greek Art through the 1st millennium BC. An invaluable resource for scholars dealing with the art, material culture and history of the post-classical world Includes voices from such diverse fields as art history, classical studies, and archaeology and offers a diversity of views to the topic Features an innovative group of chapters dealing with the reception of Greek art from the Middle Ages to the present Includes chapters on Chronology and Topography, as

Greek Art (Fifth) (World of Art)

Greek Art (Fifth) (World of Art)
  • Author : John Boardman
  • Publisher : Thames & Hudson
  • Release : 30 August 2016
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“One of the very best short histories of Greek Art.” — The Financial Times John Boardman, one of the best known and acknowledged scholars of the classical Greek world, has updated his definitive survey of its arts, the most influential and widely known historic artistic tradition of the Old World. In the twenty years since the last edition was released, valuable evidence has come to light which has dramatically enhanced our understanding of the arts of ancient Greece and their influence.