A History of Greek Art by Mark D. Stansbury-O'Donnell PDF

By Mark D. Stansbury-O'Donnell

Offering a different combination 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 paintings, from the Bronze Age during the Hellenistic period.

  • Uniquely intersperses chapters dedicated to significant sessions of Greek artwork 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 a number components, similar to the city atmosphere, gender, markets, and cross-cultural touch, stimulated the improvement of art
  • Chronological chapters survey the looks and improvement of key inventive genres and discover how artifacts and structure of the time replicate those styles
  • Offers quite a few enticing and informative pedagogical gains to assist scholars navigate the topic, comparable to timelines, theme-based textboxes, key phrases outlined in margins, and extra readings.
  • Information is gifted essentially and contextualized in order that it really is available to scholars despite their previous point of knowledge
  • A ebook spouse web site is obtainable at www.wiley.gom/go/greekart with the next assets: PowerPoint slides, thesaurus, and timeline

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