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AHST 1112: Etruscan and Roman Art and Archaeology

Style and Function

Style, Function, and Physical Context


  • Oxford Art Online  
    Oxford Art Online comprises the full text of The Dictionary of Art, edited by Jane Turner (1996, 34 vols) and The Oxford Companion to Western Art, edited by Hugh Brigstocke (2001). This resource is updated continuously. The Dictionary of Art in its original print format is available – Ref. N31.D5 1996.
    • Helpful Phrases for Searching:
      • Rome, Ancient
      • Greece, Ancient
  • Grove Encyclopedia of Classical Art and Architecture
    Provides authoritative art historical and cultural information about art forms, artists, rulers, philosophers, architecture, renowned works of art, archaeological sites and stylistic developments during the Classical period
  • Grove Encyclopedia of Materials and Techniques in Art
    This reference work provides historical and current uses of materials and techniques in a wide range of areas from painting and sculpture to non-traditional media such as digital and video art.
  • Oxford Reference Online Premium    
    Includes The Oxford Dictionary of Art, A Dictionary of World Mythology, Who’s Who in the Classical World, and The Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World,  plus 200+ other subject dictionaries published by Oxford University Press.


  • Cambridge Dictionary of Classical Civilization
    Ref. DE 5 .C28 2008
  • A Companion to Greek Art
    Ref. N 5630 .C716 2012 V1-2
    Authoritative account of the development of Greek art through the 1st millennium B, includes forms, materials, types, colonization, iconography, and reception of Greek art in post-classical periods
  • Edinburgh Companion of Ancient Greece & Rome   
    Ref. DE 59 .E3 2006


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