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Eleni Vassilika (Author), Bridget Taylor (Photographer), Andrew Morris (Photographer), Janine Bourriau (Contributor) & 1 more. This lavishly illustrated book brings together a selection of ancient Egyptian works of art of outstanding quality and interest ranging from large sculptures to enchanting small decorative objects. Series: Fitzwilliam Museum Handbooks.

This lavishly illustrated book brings together a selection of ancient Egyptian works of art of outstanding quality and interest, ranging from large sculptures to small decorative objects. The introduction and full descriptions explain their significance, style, material, and mode of manufacture within the framework of the life and religious beliefs of the royal and private owners for whom they were made.

Egyptian Art (Fitzwilliam Museum Handbooks). 0521475198 (ISBN13: 9780521475198).

Eleni Vassilika, Bridget Taylor, Andrew Morris. This lavishly illustrated book brings together a selection of ancient Egyptian works of art of outstanding quality and interest, ranging from large sculptures to enchanting small decorative objects.

Fitzwilliam Museum, Eleni Vassilika Greek and Roman Art was given a commendation in the Best Museum Publication.

Fitzwilliam Museum, Eleni Vassilika. The Fitzwilliam Museum has arguably one of the finest collections of antiquities in the United Kingdom. Assembled mainly through bequests and gifts, it is a stunning exhibition of connoisseurship. Greek and Roman Art was given a commendation in the Best Museum Publication category awarded by the Museums Association, Gulbenkian Awards for Museums and Galleries 1998.

Fitzwilliam Museum Handbooks: Egyptian Art by Eleni Vassilika (Paperback)Title: Egyptian Art Series: Fitzwilliam Museum Handbooks Format: Paperback Type: BOOK Publisher: Cambridge University Press U. .

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Drawing examples from the world-famous collections at the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, they furnish the reader with a wide variety of information on many different types and forms and illustrate some of the most famous as well as the most unusual objects. A general introduction is followed by entries on sixty-four individual objects, each of which is illustrated in colour.

Items related to Greek and Roman Art (Fitzwilliam Museum Handbooks). Eleni Vassilika Greek and Roman Art (Fitzwilliam Museum Handbooks). ISBN 13: 9780521625579. Greek and Roman Art (Fitzwilliam Museum Handbooks). Skillfully assembled by curator Eleni Vassilika, Greek and Roman Art is a splendidly illustrated book that presents sixty-four images of the finest examples of Greek, Etruscan, Cypriot and Roman art dating from the Prehistoric to the late Roman Period, and ranging from the monumental to the decorative.

This lavishly illustrated book brings together a selection of ancient Egyptian works of art of outstanding quality and interest, ranging from large sculptures to small decorative objects. The introduction and full descriptions explain their significance, style, material, and mode of manufacture within the framework of the life and religious beliefs of the royal and private owners for whom they were made. Readers will find much of interest among the numerous objects, all of which are shown in color and many published here for the first time.

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Printed on quality paper, beautifully illustrated, this book provides a one-page description of a large variety of objects (from the Early Dynastic Period to the Roman Period) including sculptures, vessels, statuettes, reliefs and other objects. Each description is accompanied by a photograph and recommended books for further reading. Are also included in the book a bibliography and a glossary of Egyptian deities with entries from Amun to Wadjit. This book is a visit to the Fitzwilliam Museum's Egyptian collection. Useful and recommended for lovers of art.
Egyptian Art (Fitzwilliam Museum Handbooks) download epub
History & Criticism
Author: Bridget Taylor,Andrew Morris,Janine Bourriau,Eleni Vassilika
ISBN: 052147518X
Category: Arts & Photography
Subcategory: History & Criticism
Language: English
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (May 26, 1995)
Pages: 148 pages