Minoan and Mycenaean Art, Paperback / softback Book

Minoan and Mycenaean Art Paperback / softback

Part of the World of Art series

Description

The magnificent works of art of ancient Crete, Mycenae and the Cycladic Islands are awe-inspiring in their richness, variety and vitality.

Frescoes, jewelry, sculpture, gold funeral masks, ivories and countless other beautiful artifacts - all the significant works of art and architecture are described and illustrated in Dr Higgins's distinguished and classic survey.

It includes coverage of the breathtaking frescoes from Akrotiri on the island of Thera, the unique ivory figurine from Palaikastro, objects from the palace of Mallia and the intriguing presence of Minoan-style frescoes in Egypt.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 216 pages, 187 Illustrations, black and white; 54 Illustrations, color
  • Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Ancient & classical art,BCE to c 500 CE
  • ISBN: 9780500203033

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