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Classical bronzes

by Rhode Island School of Design. Museum of Art.

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Published by Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design in Providence .
Written in English

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    • Bronzes -- Rhode Island -- Providence -- Catalogs

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby David Gordon Mitten.
      SeriesIts Catalogue of the classical collection
      ContributionsMitten, David Gordon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK7907.3 .R47 1975
      The Physical Object
      Pagination211 p. :
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5196529M
      LC Control Number75018670

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If we are to believe the ancient writers, bronze was by far the most important medium of sculpture in classical antiquity. Bronzes covered a wide range of periods and cultures, depicting the hieratic and the comic, myths and scenes from daily life.

This book contains the record of a symposium held in connection with the first international Format: Hardcover. Classical bronzes.

Providence: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, © (OCoLC) Online version: Rhode Island School of Design. Museum of Art. Classical bronzes.

Providence: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. Some of the most famous classical bronzes such as the Doryphoros (‘Spear Bearer’) by Polykleitos and the Diskobolos (‘Discus Thrower’) by Myron were identified in Roman copies.

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