SQUIRE, M: The Art of the Body: Antiquity and Its Legacy (Ancients & Moderns)

Squire, Michael. The Art of the Body: Antiquity and Its Legacy (Ancients & Moderns). Oxford University Press, 2011. ISBN: 9780195380811. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#29457) $12.00

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Illustrated throughout, including a section of color plates. Index. Measures 5.5×8.5 inches. 240p.

Examines a multifaceted range of modern interactions with ancient visual representations of the body, from antiquity and in the various cultural landscapes that came afterwards.

COHEN, B: The Colors of Clay: Special Techniques in Athenian Vases

The Colors of Clay: Special Techniques in Athenian Vases, book coverCohen, Beth. The Colors of Clay: Special Techniques in Athenian Vases. J. P Getty Museum, 2008. ISBN: 9780892369423. Factory sealed. Very Good. Paperback. (#28383) $26.00

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This book and the exhibition it accompanied are the first to examine in detail the full range of decorative techniques on Athenian terracotta vases from the Archaic through the Late Classical period (approximately 500 to 340 B.C.).

An introduction, a chapter on technical aspects of vase decoration, and nine essays accompany the 105 vase entries presented here.

The techniques of these vases include coral red, added clay and gilding, plastic vases, white ground, and Six’s technique. 371p. Measures 9×11 inches.

MET MUSEUM: Recent Acquisitions: A Selection 2000-2001

Recent Acquisitions: A Selection 2000-2001 (The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Volume LIX , Number 2). Unmarked text. 90p. Beautifully illustrated. Slight rubbing on cover. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26235) $10.00

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Includes Medieval Europe, Modern Art, works from the Ancient World, Islamic Art, Europe (Degas, Tiffany, Maarten van Heemskerck), etc. Metropolitan Museum of Art Fall 2001 Bulletin.