British National Bibliography

History of the art of antiquity / Johann Joachim Winckelmann

BNB number GBA606329
ISBN 10 0892366680
abstract "Translation of a foundational text for the disciplines of art history and archaeology. Offers a systematic history of art in ancient Egypt, Persia, Etruria, Rome, and, above all, Greece that synthesizes the visual and written evidence then available"--Provided by publisher.
alternative title Geschichte der Kunst des Altertums. English
description Original text published: Dresden : in der Waltherischen Hof-Buchhandlung, 1764.
has extent xiv, 431 p.
has note on contents Includes bibliographical references and index.
Art, Ancient--History
Art, Greek
title History of the art of antiquity
contributor Potts, Alex
creator Winckelmann, Johann Joachim, 1717-1768
has carrier type volume
has content type text
has media type unmediated
is part of Texts & documents
language eng
publication Los Angeles, Calif. : Getty ; Garsington : Windsor distributor, 2006
same as GBA606329