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Personifications in Greek art

the representation of abstract concepts, 600-400 B.C.

by Shapiro, H. A.

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Published by Akanthus in Zürich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vase-painting, Greek.,
  • Mythology, Greek, in art.,
  • Personification in art.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    StatementH.A. Shapiro.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK4645 .S48 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination301 p. :
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1173745M
    ISBN 103905083051
    LC Control Number94157799
    OCLC/WorldCa28107146

    Personifications of the Iliad and Odyssey in Hellenistic and Roman art Kristen Seaman Part IV Looking at personifications Personifications and erotics: Meidian vases and the ontological status of their personifications reconsidered Barbara Borg From Drunkenness to a Hangover: maenads as personifications Amy Smith Nov 18,  · Polis and Personification in Classical Athenian Art by Amy Smith. Allison Surtees. Amy Smith. Polis and Personification in Classical Athenian Art. Leiden: Brill, Pp. xiv + US $ ISBN This book is a thorough and meticulous study of the link between artistic personifications and the classical Athenian polis. The Author: Allison Surtees.

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    Greek Art Ceramic. Terracotta cosmetic vase. 4th quarter of the 6th century B.C. E. Greek culture develop a very refine ceramic art that was imitate by various cultures in ancient times; among them the Etruscan and other peoples in the region. Their ceramic was highly appreciated and was always in demand because of is quality and variety. Jun 22,  · The Birth of Political Personification in Greece Prosopopoeia, allegoria, and hyponoia Personifications in myth and cult Greek personifications before the Classical period Parallels in Classical Athenian literature Political personifications in old comedy Symbolic figures in the visual arts of early Classical Athens The use of labels with Cited by: 6.


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The twenty-one papers presented here cover personification in Greek literature, art and religion from its pre-Homeric origins to the Byzantine period. Classical Athens features prominently, but other areas of both mainland Greece and the Greek East are well represented.

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Personification in Art Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome Author(s): C. Smith Amy. A personification is a representation of a thing, place, event, or concept as a human figure whose name corresponds to.

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Oct 21,  · Though often seen as a feature of the Hellenistic period, personifications can be found in literature, art and cult from the Archaic period onwards; with the development of the art of allegory in the Hellenistic period, they came to acquire more 'intellectual' overtones; the use of allegory as an interpretative tool then enabled.

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Pages in category "Personifications in Greek mythology" The following pages are in this category, out of total. This list may not reflect recent. Personifications in Greek Art. The Representation of Abstract Concepts. B.C. About the book. Personification of abstract concepts is a distinctive feature of Greek poetry from the time of Homer and of Greek art from the early sixth century.

In this iconographical study, centered on Attic vase-painting, all the representations are. Alan Shapiro is a classical archaeologist with a particular interest in Greek art, myth, and religion in the Archaic and Classical periods.

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Greeks judged architecture not by how functional it is, but by it's beauty. Athens displayed art in public places so everyone can see it. Greek dramas (tragedies and comedies) were free for all to see them.

Athens expected everyone to contribute to the arts because beauty was a huge value in Greek culture. (Looking for a source book for Greek motifs and designs) Wide range of photos to study for Greek designs, but they are rather small making it difficult at times to see the details.

But it does follow Greek art through many stages. The short amount of text that I did read was engaging/5. 1 I mention (in chronological order) only H.A.

Shapiro, Personifications in Greek art. The represent ; 1 The present study originates in the A.’s doctoral dissertation at Yale University and is the latest in a series of monographs and edited volumes dedicated to personifications in the ancient Greek world.1 It consists of twelve occasionally far too brief chapters, a catalogue, and Author: Joannis Mylonopoulos.

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