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Classical reception (Q810): The study of the impact of Greek and Roman literary and visual culture on subsequent cultures.Displaying 1 - 10 of 10
|British Collectors of Classical Antiquities||
This course is an exploration of British collectors of classical antiquities, their activities and attitudes, and the wider influence of this...
|Sir John Soane, Sir William Hamilton, Elgin Marbles, Ashmolean Musem, Dilettanti, C.R. Cockerell, Lord Elgiin, Collectors, Enlightenment, Long 18th Century, Arundel Marbles, Pomfret Marbles, Wedgwood||view|
|A VISUAL GLOSSARY OF GREEK VASES||
This link takes you to a visual glossary of Greek vases - shapes, descriptions and images.
|vases, ceramics, Attic Black Figure, Attic Red Figure, Collections, Collectors, Greek art||view|
|HOW TO MAKE A GREEK VASE||
This link takes you to a brief video from the J. Paul Getty Museum about how Greek vases were made.
|vase painting, vases, ceramics, Attic Black Figure, Attic Red Figure, Collections, Collectors||view|
|JAMES STUART SKETCHING THE ERECHTHEUM||
This link takes you to al illustration of James Stuart sketching the Erechtheum, from The Antiquities of Athens, vol. 2 (1787).
|James 'Athenian' Stuart, Stuart and Revett, Greek architecture, Architecture, Enlightenment, Society of Dilettani, Dilettanti, 18th century, Erekhtheion, Erechtheum||view|
|St AMBROSE AND THEODOSIUS I||
This link takes you to the painting of St Ambrose barring Theodosius from Milan Cathedral, c.1619-20, by Anthony van Dyck in...
|Theodosius I, Ambrose of Milan, Ancient rome, Roman empire, Early Christian, van Dyck, Late Roman||view|
|FROM SIR WILLIAM HAMILTON'S COLLECTION||
This link takes you to an image of Gillray's caricature 'From Sir William Hamilton's Collection', along with links to other Hamilton-related...
|vases, Sir William Hamilton, Nelson, Emma Hamilton, James Gillray, caricature||view|
|THE CULTURAL BIOGRAPHY OF SIR WILLIAM HAMILTON'S VASES||
This link takes you to an abstract of a doctoral thesis on 'The Cultural Biography of Sir William Hamilton’s Vases'. It will be available after...
|Sir William Hamilton, vases, Collectors, Collections||view|
|STUART & REVETT: THE GREEK DORIC ORDER||
THis link takes you to an image of an engraving: Thomas Miller after Nicholas Revett. Greek Doric Order from Volume I of Ionian Antiquities,...
|uart & Reve||view|
|EXEKIAS AND DIONYSOS||
This link takes you to an image of the Attic Black Figure kylix by Exekias depicting the dire consequences of piracy.
|Exekias, Dionysos, Attic Black Figure, Collections, Pillage, Piracy, Plunder||view|
|EMMA HAMILTON IN THE NATIONAL GALLERY, LONDON||
This link takes you to images of works depicting Emma Hamilton in the National Portrait Gallery, London.
|Emma Hamilton, Sir William Hamilton, James Gillray, George Romney, Joshua Reynolds||view|