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Classical Art & Architecture

Selected Scholars

These authors from the late 19th century to the present were the first to publish books and articles on Classical art and archaeology in English and are widely cited. Click their names for books available in Boston University Libraries (BULS).  A BULSearch also retrieves many of their articles. Request additional publications referenced in bibliographies and footnotes from Interlibrary Library Loan.  

J.D. Beazley
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Margarete Bieber
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John Boardman
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Fred S. Kleiner
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George M.A. Hanfmann
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Gisela Marie Augusta Richter
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Brunilde Sismondo Ridgway
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Martin Robertson
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Karl Schefold
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A.D. Trendall
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Cornelius C. Vermeule
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J.B. Ward-Perkins
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Encyclopedias, Companions & Histories

These encyclopedias, companions, and histories provide overviews of Classical art -- chronological, by medium, geographical, thematic.  Their bibliographies include the writings of international scholars in English and in other languages.

Related Background Encyclopedias


LIMC (Lexicon Iconographicum Mythologiae Classicae)
Mugar  
Reference X   N7760 .L49 1981  

  Enciclopedia dell'arte antica, classica e orientale
  Mugar Library
Folio   N31 .F58  

  Online: Enciclopedia dell'arte antica, classica e orientale
  Text only. No illustrations.

  Enciclopedia Virgiliana
 
Location:  Mugar Stacks PA6825 A3 1984

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