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The Development of the Facing Head Motif on Greek Coins and Its Relation to Classical Art (Outstanding dissertations in the fine arts)

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Published by Taylor & Francis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • ART000000,
  • ART,
  • Art, Greek,
  • Coins, Greek,
  • General,
  • Facing heads (Numismatics)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages523
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8121889M
    ISBN 100824039548
    ISBN 109780824039547
    OCLC/WorldCa4956515

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The Development of the Facing Head Motif on Greek Coins and Its Relation to Classical Art (Outstanding dissertations in the fine arts) by Katherine P. Erhart Download PDF EPUB FB2

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The Emergence of the Classical Style in Greek Sculpture is an exciting book—provocative in approach, theoretically sophisticated, and packed with lots of interesting ideas and observations Neer has succeeded in giving us a very rich and suggestive vocabulary for describing what these wonderful statues do and how they affect their Cited by: practice to put the portrait of a human being on Greek coins.

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The new style is best expressed in the Parthenon marbles of about BC but there was a preceding style of some importance - the Early Classical, sometimes called the Severe Style, which is exemplified in the sculptures for the Temple of Zeus at Olympia.

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