Athenian White Lekythoi: Patterns and Painters (Oxford Monographs on Classical Archaeology)
by Kurtz, Donna Carol; Bernard Ashmole, Martin Robertson, John Boardman (Editors)
London: Oxford University Press, 1975. Presumed First Edition. hardcover. VG+/VG: No internal markings except for a signature and date from previous owner on front flyleaf. Very slight age discoloration on all three page blocks and front flyleaf, otherwise clean and tight. Dj is clean and whole except for a clipping on the lower front internal flap corner. A few faintly soiled spots on front and back cover of dj, crease along bottom near spine of the back cover, three bumped corners and very light shelfwear to dj along top edges.. Black cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine, glossy offwhite/cream dj with black and blue text on cover and spine. xxi + 254 pp. of text + 72 glossy pp. of plates. Color frontispiece photo, 145 b/w line illustrations (grouped into 34 "Figures"), 288 b/w plates. Includes major sections on Shoulder Patterns, Shapes, Side-Palmette Lekythoi, Black-Bodied Lekythoi, and Patterns, with a Chronology, List of Figures, List of Plates, List of Abbreviations, and several Indices. This book is "a study of painters and patterns, from the later sixth century to about 400 B.C., examining in detail a particular group of Athenian vases and their relation to others in the black- and red-figure tcheniques. Many of the objects are unpublished, and some are among the finest figured vases of classical Athens." (from inside front dj flap).
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