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Greek Sculpture and Painting to the End of the Hellenistic Period

by Beazley,,J.D. & Ashmole, Bernard

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1932
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Cambridge: Cambridge U.P., 1932 Contents: Early Greek art: introduction; Geometric art; Oriental influences & the earliest archaic art; The sixth century, to 520BC: early & middle archaic sculpture; The sixth century, to 520BC: early & middle archaic painting; Late archaic sculpture; Late archaic painting; Early classical sculpture; Early classical painting; Classical sculpture I: the second half of the fifth century;… Read more
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The Art of Crete and Early Greece : The Prelude to Greek Art

by Matz, Friedrich

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1976
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New York: Greystone Press, 1976 (Translation of Kreta und frühes Griechenland.) 258p. illus plates (some col) index. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Trans. Anne E.Keep.
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Art and Experience in Classical Greece

by Pollitt,Jerome Jordan

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Published
1979
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Fine
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Reprint.
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9780521096621
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1979 "An account of the development of Greek art in the Classical period (about 480-320 BC) which places particular emphasis on the meaning and content of Greek sculpture, architecture and painting. Professor Pollitt reminds us that the visual arts in Greece, as elsewhere, were primarily vehicles of expression. He does not ignore formal development but always… Read more
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Olympism in Antiquity

by International Olympic Committee [ed]

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1993
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First Edition.
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Lausanne: Olympic Museum, 1993 A lavishly illustrated catalogue of Greek works of art relating to the ancient Olympic Games displayed at the Olympic Museum, Lausanne, Switzerland, June 23.1993. Includes : Olympism in antiquityby J.A. Samaranch; Introduction by Doris Vanhove; The torch race by Doris Vanhove; Homer and sport by Doris Vanhove; The festivals by H. Van Looy;… Read more
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To Archaiologiko Museio Thessalonikes

by Grammenos, Demetrios B

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2004
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New
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1st Greek Edition.
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9789608674356
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Athens: Eurobank / Idryma I.S.Latsis, 2004 Large format beautifully illustrated book about the treasures of the Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki. 378p. This extremely large [14x11x4 inches - 35x28x4cm] and heavy volume weighs. 3.5 kg.- almost 8 lbs. 1st Greek Edition.. Hardcover. New/New.
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Art and Experience in Classical Greece

by Pollitt,Jerome Jordan

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1979
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1979 "An account of the development of Greek art in the Classical period (about 480-320 BC) which places particular emphasis on the meaning and content of Greek sculpture, architecture and painting. Professor Pollitt reminds us that the visual arts in Greece, as elsewhere, were primarily vehicles of expression. He does not ignore formal development but always… Read more
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Dionysus and His Companions

by Zemer, Avshalom [ed]

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1998
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First Editon.
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Haifa: Haifa Museum National Maritime Museum, 1998 Catalogue of an exhibit of Greek artifacts related to the theme of Dionysos and Wine, Bi-Lingual English and Hebrew texts 72p. llus [WorldCat lists NO copies in the USA]. First Editon.. Softcover. As New.
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Greek Art

by Spivey, Nigel

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1999
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9780714833682
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London: Phaidon Press, 1999 Nigel Spivey sets the formation of the classical style in its proper historical context. He considers how Greek art was inextricably bound up with the social, religious, philosophical and political factors of the period and explains the art not only in terms of those who commissioned and created it, but also with reference to the archaeology… Read more
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Greek and Roman Gold and Silver Plate

by Strong, D.E

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1966
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1st UK Ed..
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London: Methuen, 1966 The only flaw is the shadow of an old price sticker on the first endpaper. Pages clean and unmarked, binding tight - looks unread. There are some small damaged sections on the dust jacket, which is now protected by a plastic sleeve.235p. Illus B & W in text + 68 pages of photographs, Appendices, indexes. 1st UK… Read more
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The Art of Archaic Greece.

by Homann-Wedeking, E

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1968
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New York: Crown Publishers, 1968 Chronological survey of Archaic Greek art from the Geometric Age (1050-700 B.C.) to the Late Period (ca. 550-490 B.C.)Translated by J.R. Foster. (Art of the World series) 225p. illus bibliogeraphy index . Coloured plates tippd in. .. 1st US Edition.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good with slight chips & Tears.
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The Greek Museums [Ta Hellenika Mouseia]

by Andronicos, Manolis; Chatzidakis, Manolis & Karageorghis, Vassos [eds]

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1975
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First Thus
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Athens: Ekdotike Athenon, 1975 English translation of " Ta Hellenika Mouseia" 1974. Includes chapters on The National Archaeological Museum, Acropolis Museum, Delphi Museum, Olympia Museum, Herakleion Museum, Pella Museum, Thessalonike Museum, Cyprus Museum, Byzantine Museum, Benaki Museum all beautifully illustrated. 418p.illus. bibliography. This is a VERY large, heavy volume (weighs 2.6 kg / 1lb 12oz.) Text clean, neat and unmarked.… Read more
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Aspects of Death in Early Greek Art and Poetry

by Vermeule, Emily

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1979
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Fine
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1st US Ed..
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9780520034051
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Berkeley CA: University of California Press, 1979 Sather Classical Lectures (46) "The ancient Greeks devoted a significant portion of their poetic and artistic energy to exploring themes of death. Vermeule examines the facts and fictions of Greek death, including burial and mourning, visions of the underworld, souls and ghosts, the value of heroic death in battle, the quest for immortality,… Read more
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Art of the Western World : Prehistoric to Classical Painting.

by Belloni, Gian Guido

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Published
1965
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First Thus
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London: Paul Hamlyn, 1965 24 Large format plates illustrating ancient art. 56p. illus (col) Text clean and nice, but original lamination on cover is crackled, spine & corners bumped Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. First Thus. Laminated HC. Very Good.
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Le Louvre : Sculpture Greque

by Michon, Etienne

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Reissue
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Paris: Editions S.N.E.P. Large format potfolio "La Sculpture Greque au Musee du Louvre" undated, but first publihsed 1934 [c. ]containing 7 double leaf sheets (28 pages) of B & W photographs and 3 colour plates mounted on grey paper. Pages clean and neat, but loose in slightly damaged original wraps. Reissue. Original Wraps. Good>Very Good. Illus. by photographies d'Emmanuel Sougez.… Read more
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The National Archaeological Museum of Naples

by De Franciscis, Alfonso

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1976
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Venice: Storti Edizioni, 1976 81p. Illus (col) index. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Greek Art : A Commemorative Catalogue of an Exhibition held in 1946 at the Royal Academy, Burlington House, London

by Chittenden, Jacqueline and Seltman, Charles

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1994
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London: Fabet & Faber, 1994 "The Exhibition was set up for a memorial to men of Geece, Britain and the Dominions who fought and died for the cause of liberty in Greece and the Greek seas. To their memory, this book is also dedicated". A represtentative display of art from Greece - Ancient Byzantine and Modern. 72p. index + 572… Read more
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National Museum : Illustrated Guide to the Museum

by Karouzou, Semni

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1979
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9789602130049
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Athens: Ekdotike Athenon, 1979 Large format softcover book with the major highlights of the National Museum in Athens 173p. plates (col.). French Wraps. Good>Very Good. Illus. by Trans. David Hardy.
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English Bards and Grecian Marbles : The Relationship Between Sculpture and Poetry Especially in the Romantic Period

by Larrabee,Stephen A

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Published
1964
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Facsimile Reprint
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Port Washington NY: Kennicat Press, 1964 Clean neat copy, minor signs of library ownership on endpapers, spine and small stamp on title page. Facsimile Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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A Handbook of Greek Sculpture

by Gardner, Ernest Arthur

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Published
1924
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2nd Ed.
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London: Macmillan & Co, 1924 Monumental late 19th C. work. 6p5 p. illus ( B & W) index.From the library of Grece Irwin. Name on ffep. Nice clean copy. Slight shelf wear, especially to head and foot of spine. 2nd Ed.. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Greek Art

by Chamoux, Francois

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Published
1966
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Near Fine
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1st UK Ed..
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London: Barrie & Rockliffe / Corty, Adams & McKay, 1966 "The Pallas Library of Art Series Vol II" 103p. illus (some col) bibliography.index. 1st UK Ed... Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good, Price Clipped.
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