SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY - Greek Sculpture: The Archaic Period - John Boardman

Greek Sculpture: The Archaic Period - John Boardman (2016)




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Robertson, M. History of Greek Art Cambridge, 1975, detailed narrative. Richter, G.M.A. Handbook of Greek Art London, 9th ed. 1987, by subjects not periods. Pollitt, J.J. The Ancient View of Greek Art New Haven, 1974. Pollitt, J.J. The Art of Greece: Sources and Documents Cambridge, 1990. Pedley, J.G. Greek Art and Archaeology Englewood Cliffs, 1993, includes Bronze Age. The Oxford History of Classical Art (ed. J. Boardman) Oxford, 1993, including Roman. Boardman, J., Dorig, J. and Fuchs, W. The Art and Architecture of Ancient Greece London, 1967. Smith, T.J. and Plantzos, D.A. Companion to Greek Art Wiley-Blackwell, 2012


Hampe, R. and Simon, E. The Birth of Greek Art Oxford, NY, 1981, for possible continuity from Bronze Age. Boardman, J. Pre-classical Style and Civilisation Harmondsworth/Baltimore, 1967 Boardman, J. The Greeks Overseas London/New York, 1999, on loans and influence before about 500 BC. Coldstream, N.J. Geometric Greece London, 1977. Akurgal, E. The Birth of Greek Art London, 1968, for Eastern arts, 8th/7th century


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Ashmolf, B. Architect and Sculptor in Ancient Greece London/New York, 1972, mainly Olympia, Parthenon, Mausoleum. Lullies, R. and Hirmer, M. Greek Sculpture London/New York, 1960. Mattusch, C. Classical Bronzes Cornell, 1996. Richter, G.M.A. The Sculpture and Sculptors of the Greeks London, 1971 (4th ed.), dated but good on names. Richter, G.M.A. Portraits of the Greeks (ed. R.R.R. Smith) Oxford, 1984. Houser, C. and Finn, D. Greek Monumental Bronze Sculpture London, 1983. Rolley, C. Greek Bronzes London, 1986. Palagia, O. (ed.) Greek Sculpture Cambridge, 2006, on materials and techniques. Brinkmann, V. and Wünsche, R. (eds) Gods in Colour Munich, 2007. Lapatin, K. Chryselephantine Statuary Oxford. 2002. Mattusch, C. Classical Bronzes Ithaca, 1996


Boardman, J. Greek Sculpture, the Archaic Period London/New York, 1978. Ridgway, B.S. The Archaic Style in Greek Sculpture Chicago, 1993. Payne, H. and Young, G.M. Archaic Marble Sculpture from the Acropolis London, 1936. Richter, G.M.A. The Archaic Gravestones of Attica London, 1961. Richter, G.M.A. Korai London, 1968. Richter, G.M.A. Kouroi London, 1970


Ashmole, B. and Yalouris, N. Olympia London, 1967. Boardman, J. Greek Sculpture, the Classical Period London/New York, 1984. Boardman, J. Greek Sculpture: the Late Classical Period London/New York, 1995, also Western Greek sculpture. Ridgway, B.S. The Severe Style in Greek Sculpture Princeton, 1970. Ridgway, B.S. Fifth Century Styles in Greek Sculpture Princeton, 1981. Boardman, J. and Finn, D. The Parthenon and its Sculptures London, 1985. Palagia, O. The Pediments of the Parthenon Leiden, 1993


Bieber, M. The Sculpture of the Hellenistic Age New York, 1954. Smith, R.R.R. Hellenistic Sculpture London, 1991. Smith, R.R.R. Hellenistic Royal Portraits Oxford, 1988. Ridgway, B.S. Hellenistic Sculpture I Wisconsin, 1990. Pollitt, J.J. Art in the Hellenistic Age Cambridge, 1986


Bieber, M. Ancient Copies New York, 1977. Ridgway, B.S. Roman Copies of Greek Sculpture Ann Arbor, 1984


Holloway, R. Influences and Styles in the Late Archaic and Early Classical Sculpture of Sicily and Magna Graecia Louvain, 1975. Boardman, J. in Greek Sculpture: the Late Classical Period see above


Berve, H., Gruben, G. and Hirmer, M. Greek Temples, Theatres and Shrines London, 1963. Dinsmoor, W.B. The Architecture of Ancient Greece London/Chicago, 1952, dated but comprehensive. Lawrence, A.W. Greek Architecture (ed. R.A. Tomlinson) Harmondsworth, 1996. Coulton, J.J. Greek Architects at Work London, 1977. Wycherley, R.E. How the Greeks built Cities London, 1962



Arias, P., Hirmer, M. and Shefton, B.B. A History of Greek Vase Painting London, 1961. Cook, R.M. Greek Painted Pottery London, 1972. Robertson, M. Greek Painting Geneva, 1959. Greek Vases: Lectures by J.D. Beazley (ed. D.C. Kurtz) Oxford, 1989. Webster, T.B.L. Potter and Patron in Ancient Athens London, 1972. Bruno, V. Form and Colour in Greek Painting London, 1977. Andronikos, M. Vergina Athens, 1984, the Macedonian tombs


Desborough, V.R.d’A. Protogeometric pottery Oxford, 1952. Coldstream, J.N. Greek Geometric Pottery London/New York, 1968. Beazley, J.D. The development of Attic Black Figure Berkeley, 1951. Boardman, J. Athenian Black Figure Vases London/New York, 1974. Boardman, J. Athenian Red Figure Vases, the Archaic Period London/New York, 1975. Haspels, E. Attic Black Figured Lekythoi Paris, 1936. Payne, H. Necrocorinthia Oxford, 1931. Amyx, D.A. Corinthian Vase Painting Berkeley/L.A., 1988. Cook, R.M. and Dupont, P. East Greek Pottery London, 1998


Boardman, J. Athenian Red Figure Vases, the Classical Period London/New York, 1989. Robertson, M. The Art of Vase-painting in Classical Athens Cambridge, 1992. Kurtz, D.C. Athenian White Lekythoi Oxford, 1985. Beazley, J.D. The Berlin Painter, The Kleophrades Painter, The Pan Painter Mainz, 1974. Kurtz, D.C. The Berlin Painter Oxford, 1982, anatomical observation. Trendall, A.D. Red Figure Vases of South Italy and Sicily London/New York 1989


Boardman, J. Greek Gems and Finger Rings London/New York, 2001. Richter, G.M.A. The Engraved Gems of the Greeks and Etruscans London, 1968. Kraay, C.M. and Hirmer, M. Greek Coins London/New York, 1966. Higgins, R.A. Greek and Roman jewellery London/New York, 1961. Williams, D. and Ogden, J. Greek Gold London, 1995. Higgins, R.A. Greek Terracottas London, 1963. Strong, D. Greek and Roman Gold and Silver Plate London/Ithaca, 1966. Barber, E.J.W. Prehistoric Textiles Princeton, 1990. Plantzos, D. Hellenistic Engraved Gems Oxford, 1999.


Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae I-VIII, Zurich/Munich 1981-97, detailed, multilingual. Carpenter, T.H. Art and Myth in Ancient Greece London/New York, 1991. Schefold, K. Myth and Legend in Early Greek Art London, 1966. Schefold, K. Gods and Heroes in Late Archaic Greek Art Cambridge, 1978. Four other books by Schefold (in German, Munich) cover the rest of the Classical and Hellenistic periods. Shapiro, H.A. Myth into Art London/New York, 1994. Shapiro, H.A. Personifications in Greek Art Zurich, 1993. Johns, C. Sex or Symbol? London, 1982. Webster, T.B.L. and Trendall, A.D. Illustrations of Greek Drama London, 1971. Bérard, C. (ed.) A City of Images Princeton, 1988, non-myth scenes. Moon, W.G. (ed.) Ancient Greek Art and Iconography Madison, 1983, essays and bibliography


Boardman, J. The Diffusion of Classical Art in Antiquity Princeton/London, 1994. Porada, E. The Art of Ancient Iran London/New York, 1965. Piotrovsky, B. et al. Scythian Art St Petersburg/London, 1987. Venedikov, I. and Gerassimov, T. Thracian Art Treasures Sofia, 1975. Brendel, O. Etruscan Art Harmondsworth, 1978. Harden, D.B. The Phoenicians London, 1962. Boardman, J. The Greeks in Asia London/New York, 2015


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