Ancient Greek painting and its echoes in later art / Stelios Lydakis ; [John Davis, translator].

Title: 
Ancient Greek painting and its echoes in later art / Stelios Lydakis ; [John Davis, translator].
Author/Artist: 
Lydakēs, Stelios, 1933-
Publisher: 
Athens : Melissa Pub. House, c2004.
Description: 
319 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm.
Subjects: 
Bib ID: 
126998
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 304-312) and index.
Contents: 
Minoan and Mycenaean art --
Ancient Greek art and its influence on the Roman world --
Ekphrases, imagines, and their use during the Renaissance --
The birth of Greek painting --
Vase painting --
Polygnotos --
White-ground lekythoi --
Apollodoros the Skiagraphos --
Zeuxis --
Boeotian painting --
Pamphilos : Sikyonian painting --
The great painters of the age of Alexander --
Apelles --
Philoxenos of Eretria : the mosaic in the house of the faun --
Antiphilos --
The stelai from Demetrias --
Landscapes and scenography --
The Odyssey landscapes --
Mosaic floors --
Originals and copies --
The villa of the mysteries --
Still lifes (Xenia) --
Pastoral motifs and gardens --
New trends --
The Pompeian third and fourth styles --
Grottesche --
Portraits.
ISBN: 
9602042451
9789602042458