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Title Making sense of Greek art / edited by Viccy Coltman.
Published Exeter, UK : University of Exeter Press, 2012.
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 Floor3  N5630 .M355 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xxii, 250 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Contents List of Illustrations ; List of Contributors ; Introduction ; Chapter one : Contextual iconography : The horses of Artemis Orthia ; Nicki Waugh ; Chapter two : Reconsidering the meanings of Athenian figured vases ; Zosia Archibald ; Chapter three : Reflections of Greek myth in Etruria: Thetis; Vedia Izzet; Chapter four: Aphrodite's Mirror: Reflections of Greek Art in Roman Houses; Shelley Hales; Chapter five: The Archaic Style in Sculpture in the eyes of ancient and modern viewers ; Christopher Hallett ; Chapter six : Jacques-Louis David, the Greek Ideal, and an Alternative; Ed Lilley ; Chapter seven : 'the most ancient Monuments of the Fine Arts': Collecting and displaying Greek vases in early nineteenth-century English interiors ; Viccy Coltman ; Chapter eight : Sculpturae uitam insufflat pictura : Breathing life into Greek sculpture in the works of Lawrence Alma-Tadema and Jean-Leon Gerome ; Genevieve Liveley ; Chapter nine : 'Living Alma-Tadema Pictures' : Hypatia at The Haymarket Theatre ; Michael Liversidge ; Chapter ten : Marbles for the Masses : The Elgin Marbles at the Crystal Palace, Sydenham ; Kate Nichols.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Art, Greek.
Art, Ancient -- Greece.
Related Names Coltman, Viccy.
ISBN 9780859898300
OCLC number 728087021