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The portraits of the Greeks

Richter, Gisela Marie Augusta

The portraits of the Greeks

by Richter, Gisela Marie Augusta

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Published by Phaidon Press in [London] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Portrait sculpture, Greek,
    • History, Ancient -- Portraits,
    • Greece -- History -- Portraits

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Gisela M.A. Richter.
      GenrePortraits.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN7586 .R5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 v. (xiii, 337 p.)
      Number of Pages337
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5977333M
      LC Control Number66004110
      OCLC/WorldCa234106

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      By the time both views are reviewed and the list of 20 facts is completed, it’s time to start our Greek god portrait drawings. We start by dividing our paper in half with a very light pencil line. I explain that the finished drawing is to be a head-and-shoulder portrait of the god. A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man is the first novel of Irish writer James Joyce. A Künstlerroman in a modernist style, it traces the religious and intellectual awakening of young Stephen Dedalus, a fictional alter ego of Joyce and an allusion to Daedalus, the consummate craftsman of Greek : James Joyce.

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