By Mark D. Stansbury-O'Donnell

Offering a different mixture of thematic and chronological research, this hugely illustrated, attractive textual content explores the wealthy old, cultural, and social contexts of 3,000 years of Greek paintings, from the Bronze Age throughout 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 significant contextual topics throughout all the periods
  • Contextual chapters illustrate how more than a few components, akin to the city surroundings, gender, markets, and cross-cultural touch, encouraged the advance of art
  • Chronological chapters survey the looks and improvement of key inventive genres and discover how artifacts and structure of the time mirror those styles
  • Offers a number of enticing and informative pedagogical beneficial properties to aid scholars navigate the topic, equivalent to timelines, theme-based textboxes, key words outlined in margins, and extra readings.
  • Information is gifted truly and contextualized in order that it really is available to scholars despite their previous point of knowledge
  • A ebook significant other site is accessible at www.wiley.gom/go/greekart with the subsequent assets: PowerPoint slides, thesaurus, and timeline

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