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By Mark D. Stansbury-O'Donnell

Offering a different mix of thematic and chronological research, this hugely illustrated, attractive textual content explores the wealthy ancient, cultural, and social contexts of 3,000 years of Greek artwork, from the Bronze Age in the course of the Hellenistic period.

  • Uniquely intersperses chapters dedicated to significant sessions of Greek paintings from the Bronze Age throughout the Hellenistic interval, with chapters containing discussions of significant contextual issues throughout the entire periods
  • Contextual chapters illustrate how a number elements, similar to the city atmosphere, gender, markets, and cross-cultural touch, stimulated the advance of art
  • Chronological chapters survey the looks and improvement of key creative genres and discover how artifacts and structure of the time replicate those styles
  • Offers various enticing and informative pedagogical positive factors to aid scholars navigate the topic, comparable 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 obtainable to scholars despite their earlier point of knowledge
  • A e-book significant other web site is out there at www.wiley.gom/go/greekart with the subsequent assets: PowerPoint slides, word list, and timeline

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