Summary: This book is a companion volume to Professor Pollitt's 'The Art of Rome: Sources and Documents' (CUP, 1983). An authoritative and reliable sourcebook, 'The Art of Ancient Greece' contains a comprehensive collection in translation of ancient literary evidence relating to Greek sculpture, painting, architecture, and the decorative arts. The material is presented in a way which makes this important evidence available to students who are not specialists in the Classical ...show morelanguages or Classical archaeology. Accompanying the author's translations of a wide selection of Greek and Latin texts is an accessible, substantial bibliography, as well as an introduction, and explanatory commentary.
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