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    read ¸ eBook or Kindle ePUB È Mary Beard Kindle [Classical Art From Greece to Rome Oxford History of Art] ñ Mary Beard Mary Beard È 3 summary I read this because I'm doing a course on Classical art I really like Mary Beard on TV and think she's a very good presenter However as author I actually found her a bit too heavy going and I sometimes found myself drifting off while reading I'm not sure that I particularly liked the thematic way the book was organised I think I personally wo

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    Kindle [Classical Art From Greece to Rome Oxford History of Art] ñ Mary Beard A very good primer to learn about this subject

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    Kindle [Classical Art From Greece to Rome Oxford History of Art] ñ Mary Beard This book of Art History is too much art and too little history It glosses over history you won't learn than 'we have no idea where this statue comes from nor from what time it came nor how it got here nor whether it's original nor who it's supposed to be' and doesn't get any further than the interpretations of the classical art made since the Renaissance Although it is useful to realize how much of the art we

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    Mary Beard È 3 summary read ¸ eBook or Kindle ePUB È Mary Beard characters Classical Art From Greece to Rome Oxford History of Art I really enjoyed this book and learned uite a lot but DAMN if it wasn’t a little difficult to push through There’s a L O T of history and philosophers ancient historians cousins of important dudes mentioned It reads l

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    Kindle [Classical Art From Greece to Rome Oxford History of Art] ñ Mary Beard Mary Beard È 3 summary read ¸ eBook or Kindle ePUB È Mary Beard This is a really interesting introduction to the main themes surrounding the Romanisation of Classical Greek art I especially liked that it st

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    Kindle [Classical Art From Greece to Rome Oxford History of Art] ñ Mary Beard Beard and Henderson scrutinize the certainties of our knowledge in the Ancient Art and show that what our raw material is in fact a construction of our fantasies

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    Kindle [Classical Art From Greece to Rome Oxford History of Art] ñ Mary Beard Really gorgeous photo's and a pleasure to read I came to it as a new comer to the classical world but I think the confirmed enthusiast would also enjoy this work

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Mary Beard È 3 summary review Classical Art From Greece to Rome Oxford History of Art 103 Re thought the stunning legacy of Greek painting and sculpture culminating in the greatest art collector the world had ever seen the Roman emperor HadrianThis exciting new look at Classical art starts with the excavation of the buried city of Pompeii and investigates the grandiose monuments of ancie. This is a really interesting introduction to the main themes surrounding the Romanisation of Classical Greek art I especially liked that it started with the wall paintings mostly found in Pompeii as painting was often praised in contemporary texts but we have very little left today There were also a lot of maps in the back that helped place where everything was going on

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Classical Art From Greece to Rome Oxford History of Art

Mary Beard È 3 summary review Classical Art From Greece to Rome Oxford History of Art 103 Nt tyrants and the sensual beauty of Apollo and Venus Concluding with that most influential invention of all the human portrait it highlights the re discovery of Classical art in the modern world from the treasure hunts of Renaissance Rome to scientific retrieval of artworks in the twenty first centu. Beard and Henderson scrutinize the certainties of our knowledge in the Ancient Art and show that what our raw material is in fact a construction of our fantasies

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Mary Beard È 3 summary review Classical Art From Greece to Rome Oxford History of Art 103 The stunning masterpieces of Ancient Greece and Rome are fundamental to the story of art in Western culture and to the origins of art history The expanding Greek world of Alexander the Great had an enormous impact on the Mediterranean superpower of Rome Generals rulers and artists seized imitated and. This book of Art History is too much art and too little history It glosses over history you won t learn than we have no idea where this statue comes from nor from what time it came nor how it got here nor whether it s original nor who it s supposed to be and doesn t get any further than the interpretations of the classical art made since the Renaissance Although it is useful to realize how much of the art we see is a 16th or 17th century reconstruction and how our own views may influence our interpretation I got the message after the first few times it was mentioned I didn t need the next few hundred timesThe authors s interpretations sometimes get really far fetched and groundlessThough this book might be of interest to art historians or to people who enjoy interpreting art I suggest that people interested in history stay away from this book since you ll find very little of that here

  • Paperback
  • 298
  • Classical Art From Greece to Rome Oxford History of Art
  • Mary Beard
  • English
  • 07 January 2020
  • 9780192842374