Art & Architecture

Items 1 to 10 of 557 total

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Set Ascending Direction
  1. Visual Power in Ancient Greece and Rome: Between Art and Social Reality

    Visual Power in Ancient Greece and Rome: Between Art and Social Reality [Hardback]

    Tonio Holscher (Author)

    £41.95

    ISBN: 9780520294936
    Published by : University of California Press
    Series: Sather Classical Lectures
    Volume: 73
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    Visual culture was an essential part of ancient social, religious, and political life. Appearance and experience of beings and things was of paramount importance. In Visual Power in Ancient Greece and Rome, Tonio Holscher explores the fundamental ... .... Learn More
  2. Classical Art: A Life History from Antiquity to the Present

    Classical Art: A Life History from Antiquity to the Present [Hardback]

    Caroline Vout (Author)

    £32.95

    ISBN: 9780691177038
    Published by : Princeton University Press
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    How did the statues of ancient Greece wind up dictating art history in the West? How did the material culture of the Greeks and Romans come to be seen as "classical" and as "art"? What does "classical art" mean across time and place? In this ambit... .... Learn More
  3. The Art of the Roman Empire: 100-450 AD

    The Art of the Roman Empire: 100-450 AD [Paperback]

    Jas Elsner (Author)

    £19.99

    ISBN: 9780198768630
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    Series: Oxford History of Art
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    The passage from Imperial Rome to the era of late antiquity, when the Roman Empire underwent a religious conversion to Christianity, saw some of the most significant and innovative developments in Western culture. This stimulating book investigate... .... Learn More
  4. House of the Surgeon, Pompeii

    House of the Surgeon, Pompeii: Excavations in the Casa del Chirurgo (VI 1, 9-10.23) [Hardback]

    Michael Anderson (Editor); Damian Robinson (Editor)

    Regular Price: £70.00

    Special Price: £52.50

    ISBN: 9781785707285
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    The House of the Surgeon represents the first major publication of an important series of excavations undertaken by the Anglo-American Project in Pompeii (1994-2006) at the ancient city of Pompeii in a city block known as Insula VI 1. Thi... .... Learn More
  5. Supports in Roman Marble Sculpture: Workshop Practice and Modes of Viewing

    Supports in Roman Marble Sculpture: Workshop Practice and Modes of Viewing [Hardback]

    Anna Anguissola (Author)

    £75.00

    ISBN: 9781108418430
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    Figural and non-figural supports are a ubiquitous feature of Roman marble sculpture; they appear in sculptures ranging in size from miniature to colossal and of all levels of quality. At odds with modern ideas about beauty, completeness, and visua... .... Learn More
  6. The Iconography of the Satyr in Greece and Rome

    The Iconography of the Satyr in Greece and Rome [Hardback]

    Allison Surtees (Author)

    £105.00

    ISBN: 9781472465672
    Published by : Routledge
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    The satyr is a ubiquitous figure in ancient art and this work explores the changing iconography of the satyr, from his inception in the visual record in archaic Athens to his usage in the Roman imperial period, using the Pouring Satyr statue type ... .... Learn More
  7. Architecture and Politics in Republican Rome

    Architecture and Politics in Republican Rome [Hardback]

    Penelope J. E. Davies (Author)

    £44.99

    ISBN: 9781107094314
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    Architecture and Politics in Republican Rome is the first book to explore the intersection between Roman Republican building practices and politics (c.509-44 BCE). At the start of the period, architectural commissions were carefully controlled by ... .... Learn More
  8. The Roman Amphitheatre of Chester Volume 1

    The Roman Amphitheatre of Chester Volume 1: The Prehistoric and Roman Archaeology [Hardback]

    Tony Wilmott (Author); Dan Garner (Author)

    Regular Price: £30.00

    Special Price: £22.50

    ISBN: 9781785707445
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: The Roman Amphitheatre of Chester
    Volume: 1
    This is the first of two volumes dealing with the major research excavations on the Chester Amphitheatre in 2004–2006. The amphitheatre was discovered in 1929 and partially excavated in the 1970s, after which the northern half was laid out as a pu... .... Learn More
  9. The Mirror of Venus

    The Mirror of Venus: Women in Roman Art [Paperback]

    Iain Ferris (Author)

    £9.99

    ISBN: 9781445660288
    Published by : Amberley Publishing
    Though images of women were ubiquitous in the Roman world, these were seldom intended to be taken simply at face value. The importance of marriage, motherhood and political stability was often conveyed to the Roman people through carefully constru... .... Learn More
  10. Natter's Museum Britannicum: British gem collections and collectors of the mid-eighteenth century

    Natter's Museum Britannicum: British gem collections and collectors of the mid-eighteenth century [Hardback]

    John Boardman (Author); Julia Kagan (Author); Claudia Wagner (Author)

    Regular Price: £55.00

    Special Price: £44.00

    ISBN: 9781784917272
    Published by : Archaeopress
    The German gem-engraver, medallist, and amateur scholar Lorenz Natter (1705- 1763), was so impressed by the size and quality of the collections of ancient and later engraved gems which he found in Britain that he proposed the publication of an ext... .... Learn More

Items 1 to 10 of 557 total

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Set Ascending Direction