The Greek Vase: Art of the Storyteller

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This richly illustrated volume offers a fascinating introduction to ancient Greek vases for the general reader. It presents vases not merely as beautiful vessels to hold water and wine, but also as instruments of storytelling and bearers of meaning. The first two chapters analyze the development of different shapes of pottery and relate those shapes to function, the evolution in vase production techniques and decoration, and the roles of potters, painters, and their workshops. Subsequent chapters focus on vases as the ...

The Greek Vase: Art of the Storyteller 2013, J. Paul Getty Museum

ISBN-13: 9781606061473

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The Greek Vase: Art of the Storyteller 2013, British Museum Press, London

ISBN-13: 9780714122779

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