H 245 x W 175 mm
Illustrated throughout in colour and black & white
Published Apr 2017
By Rui Morais
One of the most fascinating topics in the study of ancient art concerns artistic practices and models and the means of transmission of iconographic designs and decorative compositions. This study presents some examples that suggest the existence of pattern books Ancient Greece.
Foreword by Delfim Leão: Maria Helena da Rocha-Pereira: the Suitable Kairos Back Again; The Transmission of Iconographic Designs and Decorative Compositions: ; 1. Prolegomena; 2. The Transmission of Iconographic Designs and Decorative Compositions in the Greek World; 3. Graecia capta ferum victorem cepit et artes intulit agresti Latio; 4. Case Studies; Bibliography