By John H. Oakley,Francis Oakley,Olga Palagia

This quantity provides the court cases of the second one Athenian Potters and Painters convention, which was once held on the American college of Classical reviews, Athens 2007. including the 1994 convention (Volume I, Oxbow 1997), those are the 1st in their type - focusing in basic terms on Athenian pottery and addressing key points of its examine. The thirty-two papers contained listed below are the outcome not just of a big quantity of latest fabric but additionally the dynamic visual appeal of a more youthful iteration of students facing the topic. topic components variety from the examine of the potters and painters themselves, to form, subject material, chronology, export, excavation pottery, context, and the impression of Athenian vases on pottery from different areas of the Mediterranean and vice versa. 3 papers in Greek.

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