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By Mark D. Stansbury-O'Donnell

ISBN-10: 1444350145

ISBN-13: 9781444350142

ISBN-10: 1444350153

ISBN-13: 9781444350159

Offering a different mix 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 paintings, from the Bronze Age in the course of 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 subject matters throughout the entire periods
  • Contextual chapters illustrate how quite a number elements, corresponding to 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 mirror those styles
  • Offers various enticing and informative pedagogical beneficial properties to assist scholars navigate the topic, corresponding to timelines, theme-based textboxes, keywords outlined in margins, and additional readings.
  • Information is gifted truly and contextualized in order that it's obtainable to scholars despite their earlier point of knowledge
  • A e-book better half site is obtainable at www.wiley.gom/go/greekart with the subsequent assets: PowerPoint slides, word list, and timeline

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