Athenian Red Figure Vases: The Classical Period

World of Art

Athenian Red Figure Vases: The Classical Period

A Handbook

  1. John Boardman
  • ISBN 9780500202449
  • 21.00 x 14.90 cm
  • Paperback
  • 252pp
  • 566 Illustrations, 0 in colour
  • First published 1989
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Sir John Boardman's account of Athenian vase painting in the fifth and fourth centuries BC forms the sequel to his world-renowned handbooks on Archaic Black figure and Red Figure vase painting. It offers a detailed survey of all the important painters and workshops, as well as techniques of production and marketing and reveals the fascinating information they give us about the everyday life of the period.

Companion volumes by Sir John Boardman in the World of Art:

Athenian Black Figure Vases

Early Greek Vase Painting