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Ancient Greek Pottery (Ashmolean Handbooks)

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Ancient Greek Pottery illustrates in color a selection of vessels from the Ashmolean's remarkable collection. Most of the pots were made in Corinth or Athens and exported in antiquity to Italy and Sicily where they served as grave offerings. Many are decorated with figured scenes. Ceramic analogues of designs for textiles or silverware give an insight into Greek religion, warfare, sport, party-going and craftsmanship. (Ashmolean Museum Handbook)

Synopsis:

With a new cover format, this is a reprint of the paperback edition of one of the most popular in the Ashmolean Handbook series on the decorative and fine arts. In this book, experts have written for laypeople a range of beautiful objects and informative copy. Ancient Greek Pottery illustrates pots made in Corinth and

Product Details

ISBN:
9781854441140
Author:
Vickers, Michael
Publisher:
Ashmolean Museum
Subject:
General
Subject:
England
Subject:
Pottery
Subject:
Ceramics
Subject:
History - Ancient/Classical
Subject:
Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - Museum
Subject:
General Art
Subject:
Art-Museums and Collections
Subject:
Architecture-Architects
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Ashmolean Handbooks
Publication Date:
19990931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
8.30x6.26x.24 in. .39 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , With a new cover format, this is a reprint of the paperback edition of one of the most popular in the Ashmolean Handbook series on the decorative and fine arts. In this book, experts have written for laypeople a range of beautiful objects and informative copy. Ancient Greek Pottery illustrates pots made in Corinth and
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