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A Handbook of Greek Art
Heinrich Wolfflin was a pioneering critic who introduced new and rigorous methods of formal analysis into the study of art. Classic Art, first published in 1899, is itself a classic that has exercised a profound influence on the way people have looked at and thought about art. As an appraisal of the great artists of the Renaissance it can hardly be surpassed. Once again av ...more
Paperback, 431 pages
Published January 1st 1994 by Phaidon Press
(first published 1959)
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All the branches of ancient Greek Art (including ornament & ornamental motifs) are each represented & likewise traced - from the Archaic Period straight through to the Hellenistic - & accompanied by no less than 520 photographic plates. As extensive as it is exceptional.