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Sculptured for eternity. Treasures of Hellenistic, Roman and Byzantine art from Istanbul Archaeological Museum.
Istanbul: Ertug & Kocabiyik (Borusan), 2001. - SMITH, R. R. R. (Text) - AHMET ERTUG (Photos) Sculptured for eternity. Treasures of Hellenistic, Roman and Byzantine art from Istanbul Archaeological Museum. Istanbul: Ertug & Kocabiyik (Borusan), 2001. 4to., 365 p., 187 color plts. In English. The Istanbul Archaeological Museum is home to some of the world’s most important collections of archaeological artifacts. The text of this splendid book, whose subject is the museum’s rich collections of Hellenistic, Roman, and Byzantine sculpture, was prepared by Dr. R. R. R. Smith, a professor of archaeology at Oxford University. All the works were photographed by Ahmet Ertug, whose images of such masterpieces as the Alexander, Sidamara, and Lycian sarcophagi are presented as stunning panoramic views. The photographs in this book together with facsimile reproductions of the original sculptures were exhibited in the Tuileries Gardens of the Louvre Museum in Paris in August and September 2002, an artistic event that was attended by about 50 thousand people in the course of just two months’ time. 34 by 41 cms., hardbound covered with Japanese cloth, presented in a special case. Original bdg. Original slipcase. Very good 2nd hand copy. Oversize and very heavy volume. Please contact for postage cost. ISBN: EURO 525 CATALOG: Archaeology KEYWORDS: Byzantium Rome Hellene Sculpture Archaeology Istanbul - Constantinople History of art [Attributes: Hard Cover]
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