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Reflections on the painting and sculpture of the Greeks

J J. Winkelmann

Reflections on the painting and sculpture of the Greeks

by J J. Winkelmann

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Published by Scolar Press in Yorkshire .
Written in English


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Statementtranslated by H Fusseli.
ContributionsFusselli, H.
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Open LibraryOL13700163M

Open Letter on Thoughts on the Imitation of Greek Works in Painting and the Art of Sculpture (–56) (pp. ) You have written about Greek arts and artists, and I would have liked you to have proceeded in your work as the Greek artists did with theirs. The sculpture of ancient Greece is the main surviving type of fine ancient Greek art as, with the exception of painted ancient Greek pottery, almost no ancient Greek painting survives. Modern scholarship identifies three major stages in monumental sculpture in bronze and stone: the Archaic (from about to BC), Classical () and Hellenistic. At all periods there were great numbers.

Fuseli's extensive writings on art include Lectures on Painting () and a translation of Winckelmann's Reflections on the Painting and Sculpture of the Greeks (). He also produced a revised edition () of Mathew Pilkington's Dictionary of Painters (originally published in ), the first book of its kind in . Free 2-day shipping. Buy Reflections on the Painting and Sculpture of the Greeks at

achievements of the Greeks from those of their predecessors. The lifelike, illusionistic quality of Greek painting and sculpture stemmed from the artist's desire (just like the poet's) to capture the passing moment of the narrative story; it was the pressure towards vivid description (of such events as "The Judgement of Paris" or "The Sacrifice. Reflections on the painting and sculpture of the Greeks: / with instructions for the connoisseur, and an essay on / grace in works of art 5 February by Johann Joachim Winckelmann.


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ON THE IMITATION OF THE Painting and Sculpture of the GREEKS. Nature. To the Greek climate we owe the production of Taste, and from thence it spread at length over all the politer invention, communicated by foreigners to that nation, was but the feed of what it became afterwards, changing both its nature and size in a country, chosen, as Plato says, by Minerva, to be inhabited.

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Reflections on the painting and sculpture of the Greeks: with instructions for the connoisseur, and an essay on grace in works of art by Winckelmann, Johann Joachim, ; Fuseli, Henry, Pages: Provisional contents: Volumes Treasures of Art in Great Britain, being an Account of the Chief Collections of Paintings, Drawings, Sculptures, Illuminated mss., etc., [] Gustav Waagen, Volume 5: Reflections on the Painting and Sculpture of the Greeks, with Instructio ns for the Connoisseur and an Essay on Grace in Works of Art [ Reflections on the painting and sculpture of the Greeks.

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All the inventions of foreign peoples came to Greece only as the first seed, as it were, and acquired a different character and form in the country that Minerva, it is said, allocated as an abode for the Greeks, above all other countries, because of the temperate seasons she found there, and because it was a country that would bring forth wise : Johann Joachim Winckelmann.Reflections on the Painting and Sculpture of the Greeks, [with Instructions for the Connoisseur, and an Essay on Grace in Works of Art].

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