Weekend Sale | £15 Off. Get the code »

alibris logo

Art and Myth in Ancient Greece


The Greek myths are so much part of our culture that we tend to forget how they entered it in the first place. Visual sources - vase paintings, engraved gems and sculpture in bronze and stone - often pre-date references to the myths in literature, or offer alternative, unfamiliar tellings. In some cases visual art provides our only evidence, as there is no surviving account in ancient Greek literature of such important stories as the Fall of Troy, or Theseus and the Minotaur. T. H. Carpenter's book is the first ...

  • Book Details
  • Seller
Art and Myth in Ancient Greece
2021, Thames & Hudson Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780500204542



Art and Myth in Ancient Greece
1991, Thames & Hudson, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780500202364

Pod edition

Trade paperback

Filter Results
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency