By Mark D. Stansbury-O'Donnell

Providing a distinct mixture of thematic and chronological research, this hugely illustrated, enticing textual content explores the wealthy historic, cultural, and social contexts of 3,000 years of Greek paintings, from the Bronze Age throughout the Hellenistic interval.

• Uniquely intersperses chapters dedicated to significant classes of Greek artwork from the Bronze Age in the course of the Hellenistic interval, with chapters containing discussions of vital contextual issues throughout the entire periods
• Contextual chapters illustrate how more than a few elements, reminiscent of the city surroundings, gender, markets, and cross-cultural touch, inspired the improvement of art
• Chronological chapters survey the looks and improvement of key creative genres and discover how artifacts and structure of the time replicate those styles
• deals various attractive and informative pedagogical good points to assist scholars navigate the topic, equivalent to timelines, theme-based textboxes, keyword phrases outlined in margins, and extra readings.
• details is gifted truly and contextualized in order that it truly is obtainable to scholars despite their earlier point of knowledge
• A ebook better half site is obtainable at www.wiley.gom/go/greekart with the next assets: PowerPoint slides, thesaurus, and timeline

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