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Understanding Greek Vases: A Guide to Terms, Styles, and Techniques Andrew J. Clark

Understanding Greek Vases: A Guide to Terms, Styles, and Techniques

Andrew J. Clark

Published August 29th 2002
ISBN : 9780892365999
Paperback
176 pages
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What is a pyxis? Who was the Amasis Painter? How did Greek vases get their distinctive black and orange colours? This volume offers definitions and descriptions of these and many other Greek vase shapes, painters and techniques encountered in museumMoreWhat is a pyxis? Who was the Amasis Painter? How did Greek vases get their distinctive black and orange colours? This volume offers definitions and descriptions of these and many other Greek vase shapes, painters and techniques encountered in museum exhibitions and publications. There is discussion of how to look at Greek vases and on the conservation of ancient ceramics.