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Greek Vases: From Artistic Personalities to Archaeological Contexts

Tyler Jo Smith


The Early Black-Figured Pottery of Attika in Context (c. 630–570 BCE), by Alexandra Alexandridou (Monumenta Graeca et Romana 17). Pp. 252, pls. 60. Brill, Leiden 2011. $212. ISBN 978-90-04-18604-0 (cloth).

The Codrus Painter: Iconography and Reception of Athenian Vases in the Age of Pericles, by Amalia Avramidou. Pp. xiii + 237, figs. 27, pls. 90, tables 4. University of Wisconsin Press, Madison 2011. $65. ISBN 978-0-299-24780-5 (cloth).

The World of Greek Vases, edited by Vinnie Nørskov, Lise Hannestad, Cornelia Isler-Kerényi, and Sian Lewis (AnalRom Suppl. 41). Pp. 248, figs. 138. Quasar, Rome. €38. ISBN 978-88-7140-420-2 (paper).

Athenian Potters and Painters. Vol. 2, edited by John H. Oakley and Olga Palagia. Pp. 366, figs. 357, pls. 32. Oxbow, Oxford 2009. $140. ISBN 978-1-84217-350-3 (cloth).

TonArt: Virtuosität antiker Töpfertechnik, by Martin Bentz, Wilfred Geominy, and Jan Marius Müller. Pp. 247, figs. 331. Michael Imhof Verlag, Petersberg 2010. €39.95. ISBN 978-3-86568-610-7 (cloth).