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The art of Greece.

Ernest Arthur Gardner

The art of Greece.

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Published by The Studio in London .
Written in English


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Susan Woodford's contribution to the Cambridge Introduction to the History of Art series, Greece and Rome, is a relatively inexpensive introduction to the arts of this period. It covers the main historical style periods of both Classical Greece and Rome, with brief but interesting discussions of sculpture, pottery, painting and by: 3.

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History >> Art History The Ancient Greeks became known for their perfection in art. During the classical era they developed their own style that historians would later call the Severe Style. Periods of Greek Art Archaic Period: The Greeks from the Archaic Period made sculptures of men called Kouroi and women called Korai.

These statues had similar features and stood stiffly with. Ancient Greece was a Greek civilization belonging to a period of Greek history that lasted from the Archaic period of the 8th to 6th centuries BC to the end of antiquity (ca. AD ). Ancient Greek art has influenced the culture of many countries all over the world, particularly in the areas of sculpture and.

Art from this period reflects contact with locations such as Egypt, Syria, Assyria, Phoenicia, and Israel. Archaic Greece.

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As it happened centuries later with a handful of Renaissance painters, ancient Greek art tends to be thought of in vague terms—vases, statues and architecture produced "a long (unspecified) time ago." Indeed, a long time has passed between us and ancient Greece, and thinking like this is a good starting point, : Shelley Esaak.

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