Synopses & Reviews
This book describes the development in terms of styles and regions, tracing foreign influences and defining the contribution of native genius. It also provides a more comprehensive range of pictures for this period than any other modern monograph of any price, presenting many unfamiliar or rarely reproduced statues and assemblages.
About the Author
John Boardman, Lincoln Professor Emeritus of Classical Archaeology and Art at Oxford University, has written widely on the art and archaeology of ancient Greece. His previous books include The Greeks Overseas, The History of Greek Vases, The World of Ancient Art, and others.