Pergamon: The Telephos Frieze from the Great Altar (Volume 1)
Exhibition catalog. Color photographs illustrate twelve marble panels from the frieze, which the contributors treat as the first known instance of continuous narrative in sculpture.
This volume treats the scholarly efforts to interpret correctly the fragments of the frieze since its discovery by German archaeologists in the late nineteenth century. Contributors include Ursula Kastner, Wolf-Dieter Heilmeyer, Andrew Stewart, and others. Endnotes. 308p.
Editors: Renee Dreyfus and Ellen Schraudolph.
Title: Pergamon: The Telephos Frieze from the Great Altar (Volume 1).
Publisher: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 1996.
ISBN: 0884010899; ISBN 13: 9780884010890.
Condition: Unmarked. Very Good.
Keywords: Hellenistic, Great Altar, Frieze, Restoration, Pergamon Altar, Herakles, Auge, 19th Century Archaeology, German Archaeology, Pergamon Frieze Fragments, Telephons Frieze Fragments, Ancient History, Art History, Art Exhibitions
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