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 combination of thematic and chronological research, this hugely illustrated, attractive textual content explores the wealthy historic, cultural, and social contexts of 3,000 years of Greek artwork, from the Bronze Age in the course of the Hellenistic period.

  • Uniquely intersperses chapters dedicated to significant sessions of Greek artwork from the Bronze Age during the Hellenistic interval, with chapters containing discussions of significant contextual subject matters throughout the entire periods
  • Contextual chapters illustrate how quite a number components, equivalent to the city atmosphere, gender, markets, and cross-cultural touch, inspired the advance of art
  • Chronological chapters survey the looks and improvement of key inventive genres and discover how artifacts and structure of the time mirror those styles
  • Offers quite a few attractive and informative pedagogical beneficial properties to assist scholars navigate the topic, resembling timelines, theme-based textboxes, key phrases outlined in margins, and additional readings.
  • Information is gifted in actual fact and contextualized in order that it really is available to scholars despite their past point of knowledge
  • A booklet spouse web site is obtainable at www.wiley.gom/go/greekart with the subsequent assets: PowerPoint slides, word list, and timeline

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