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The Oxford handbook of Roman sculpture

Author: Elise A Friedland; Melanie Grunow Sobocinski; Elaine K Gazda
Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2015.
Series: Oxford handbooks online.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sculptures populated both the urban and private realms of the Roman world in numbers unparalleled today. They were essential to communicating political, religious, and social messages, and as such, provide an invaluable entrée into Roman society. This Handbook presents a rigorous appraisal of Roman sculptural studies. It includes material from the early republican period to late antiquity (c. 500 BC to AD 500) and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Elise A Friedland; Melanie Grunow Sobocinski; Elaine K Gazda
ISBN: 9780199984640 0199984646 0199921822 9780199921829
OCLC Number: 904389045
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 713 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color), map
Contents: Collecting in Premodern Europe / Elizabeth Bartman --
Conservation and Restoration / Jerry Podany --
Collecting in Early America / Hima Mallampati Gleason --
Current Trends in Museum Display / Jessica Powers --
Three-Dimensional Scanning and Modeling / Bernard Frischer --
Marble Quarries: Ancient Imperial Administration and Modern Scientific Analyses / Patrizio Pensabene and Eleonora Gasparini Translated by Massimo Carlucci --
Marble Carving Techniques, Workshops, and Artisans / Amanda Claridge --
Reuse and Recarving: Technical Evidence / Eric R. Varner --
Bronzes / Carl C. Mattusch --
Terracottas / Adi Erlich --
Polychromy / Mark B. Abbe --
Transport and Distribution / Ben Russell --
Style: Applications and Limitations / Mark D. Fullerton --
Etruscan Connections / Nancy T. De Grummond --
"Idealplastik" and the Relationship between Greek and Roman Sculpture / Anna Anguissola --
Portraiture / Susan Wood --
Monumental Reliefs / Melanie Grunow Sobocinski and Elizatbeth Wolfram Thill --
Archaism and Eclecticism / Lori-Ann Touchette --
Egyptian-Style Monuments / Molly Swetnam-Burland --
Late Antique Sculpture / Christian Witschel --
Architectural Settings / Brenda Longfellow --
Religious Dedications / Matthew M. McCarty --
Domestic Displays / Elaine K. Gazda --
Funerary Monuments / Bjorn C. Ewald --
Epigraphy and Patronage / Steven L. Tuck --
Imperial Messages / Barbara Kellum --
Non-Elite Patronage / Lauren Hackworth Petersen --
Gender / Eve D'Ambra and Francesca Tronchin --
Northern Gaul, Germany, and Britain / Kimberly Cassibry --
Hispaniae and Narbonensis / Alicia Jimenez and Isabela Roda --
North Africa / Francois Barrate and Nathalie De Chaisemartin --
Greece / Mary C. Sturgeon --
Asia Minor / Diana Y. Ng --
Egypt / Christina Riggs --
Near East / Thomas Maria Weber --
Aesthetics and Latin Literary Reception / Michael Squire --
Reception Theory / Jennifer Trimble --
Ancient Analogs of Museums / Josephine Shaya --
Images of Statues in Other Media / Eric M. Moormann --
Human Interactions with Statues / Ellen E. Perry --
Iconoclasm / Troels Myrup Kristensen.
Series Title: Oxford handbooks online.
Responsibility: edited by Elise A. Friedland and Melanie Grunow Sobocinski ; with Elaine K. Gazda.

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The Oxford Handbook of Roman Sculpture synthesizes current best practices for studying this central medium of Roman art, situating it within the larger fields of art history, classical archaeology,  Read more...

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