Personal Styles in Greek Sculpture by Olga PalagiaPersonal Styles in Greek Sculpture by Olga Palagia

Personal Styles in Greek Sculpture

EditorOlga Palagia, J. J. Pollitt

Paperback | February 13, 1999

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The aim of this book is to identify and assess the distinctive styles of five important ancient Greek sculptors. By using the most recent archaeological evidence and reevaluating both the ancient literary sources and earlier scholarly literature, the international group of authors whose essays appear here expands our understanding of the role of personal styles in ancient art.
Title:Personal Styles in Greek SculptureFormat:PaperbackDimensions:250 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.51 inPublished:February 13, 1999Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521657385

ISBN - 13:9780521657389


Table of Contents

Introduction: masters and masterworks in the study of classical sculpture J. J. Pollitt; 1. Pheidias Evelyn B. Harrison; 2. Polykleitos Adolf H. Borbein; 3. Praxiteles Aileen Ajootian; 4. Lysippos Charles M. Edwards; 5. Damophon Petros Themelis.

Editorial Reviews

"This book should become a standard reference work and an especially useful resource for introuducing students to the `Furtw^D"^a ngler method'" Mark B. Garrison, Religious Studies Review