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Shapes and Names of Athenian Vases

Shapes and Names of Athenian Vases
  • Author : Gisela Marie Augusta Richter
  • Publsiher : Anonim
  • Release : 02 March 1973
  • ISBN : 0987654321
  • Pages : 32 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Red-Figured Athenian Vases in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Vol. 1 and 2

Red-Figured Athenian Vases in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Vol. 1 and 2
  • Author : Gisela M. A. Richter
  • Publisher : Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Release : 01 January 1936
GET THIS BOOKRed-Figured Athenian Vases in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Vol. 1 and 2

Red-Figured Athenian Vases in the Metropolitan Museum of Art is a descriptive catalogue of the more important red-figured Athenian vases in The Metropolitan Museum of Art's collection. This book is written to serve as a general handbook on red-figured vases. 173 vases are featured and arranged chronologically with special emphasis placed on the styles of the various painters. Descriptive texts preceed each time period while drawings and photographs elucidate the vases decoration.





Athenian Vase Construction

Athenian Vase Construction
  • Author : Toby Schreiber
  • Publisher : Getty Publications
  • Release : 27 May 1999
GET THIS BOOKAthenian Vase Construction

Based on her study of Greek pottery sherds and vases and on her profound hands-on knowledge of pottery construction techniques, including experiments with the potting of Attic shapes, Toby Schreiber describes how ancient Greek potters constructed their vases. Drawn in large part from vases and fragments in the collection of the Getty Museum, the many photographs that accompany the text show how much even seemingly insignificant sherds may reveal about technique when studied by someone knowledgeable about potting. The drawings