Athenian Red Figure Vases: The Archaic Period : A Handbook Paperback
Part of the World of Art S. series
In his sequel to "Athenian Black Figure Vases, " John Boardman, Professor Emeritus at Oxford University, covers the invention of the "red figure" technique in about 530 BC.
Professor Boardman illuminates the ancient art form by placing the painters and their vases within the history of Athens and the greater tradition of Greek mythology. 528 illus.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 252 pages, 528 illustrations
- Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
- Publication Date: 10/11/1975
- Category: Ancient & classical art,BCE to c 500 CE
- ISBN: 9780500201435