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Athenian Red Figure Vases: The Classical Period

A Handbook

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Athenian Red Figure Vases: The Classical Period by John Boardman
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Like his other two works on Athenian Figure Vases, John Boardman offers a detailed survey of the important painters and workshops of the time, providing readers with over five hundred illustrations and a complete bibliography. Particular attention is paid to the technique and to the production and marketing of these outstanding vases as well as to the information they provide about everyday life and the way this reflects the changing fortunes of Athens through the period. We see how the increasingly diverse subject matter throws much light on Greek myths and religious practice, and how the appearance of flamboyant vases in the final phases of the Classical period seems to show Athenian painters looking back to earlier achievements in their craft. 566 illus.
Release date NZ
November 13th, 1989
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
566 illustrations
Imprint
Thames & Hudson Ltd
Pages
252
Series
Dimensions
152x210x17
ISBN-13
9780500202449
Product ID
2245289

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