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A spouse to ladies within the old World provides an interdisciplinary, methodologically-based choice of newly-commissioned essays from well known students at the learn of ladies within the historical world.
- The first interdisciplinary, methodologically-based number of readings to handle the learn of girls within the old world
- Explores a large variety of themes in relation to ladies in antiquity, together with: Mother-Goddess thought; girls in Homer, Pre-Roman Italy, the close to East; girls and the relations, the kingdom, and faith; gown and Adornment; woman Patronage; Hellenistic Queens; Imperial ladies; girls in overdue Antiquity; Early girls Saints; and plenty of more
- Thematically prepared to stress the significance of ancient subject matters of continuity, improvement, and innovation
- Reconsiders a lot of the well known proof and preconceived notions in relation to girls in antiquity
- Includes contributions from a few of the so much well-liked students linked to the learn of ladies in antiquity
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Photo: Vanni/Art Resource, NY. 1 Diagram of the main types of Greek garments: (a) peplos, (b) chiton, (c) chiton with himation. Drawing by Glynnis Fawkes. 2 Statue that stood atop the grave of Phrasikleia; Parian marble statue made by Aristion of Chios, c. 550–540 BCE. Found at Merenda (ancient Myrrhinous), Attica. Photo: Vanni/Art Resource, NY. 3 Marble votive relief to Artemis, found at Echinos in Thessaly, c. 300 BCE. Lamia Archaeological Museum, inv. AE 1041. Drawing by Glynnis Fawkes. 4 Lapith woman and centaur, west pediment, temple of Zeus at Olympia.
400 BCE. 354. Photograph © Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. 2 Attic red-figure kylix attributed to the Aberdeen Painter, c. 450–430 BCE. 820. Photograph © Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. 4 Laconian bronze mirror handle of a caryatid mirror, c. 530 BCE. New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art, inv. no. 5680. Cesnola Collection. Photo: © The Metropolitan Museum of Art/Art Resource, NY. 5 Tondo of an Attic red-figure kylix attributed to the Painter of Bologna 417, c. 460 BCE. 67. Photo: © The Metropolitan Museum of Art/Art Resource, NY.
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