The Resource Disarmed : the story of the Venus de Milo, Greg Curtis

Disarmed : the story of the Venus de Milo, Greg Curtis

Label
Disarmed : the story of the Venus de Milo
Title
Disarmed
Title remainder
the story of the Venus de Milo
Statement of responsibility
Greg Curtis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of one of the most famous statues in history is fully told here, from the unearthing of the statue in 1820 through quibbles among the French, Germans, and Turks, over who should possess her
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
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Curtis, Gregory
Dewey number
733/.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NB163.V6
LC item number
C87 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aphrodite (Greek deity)
  • Marble sculpture, Greek
  • Marble sculpture, Ancient
  • Sculpture
  • Musée du Louvre
  • Venus (godin)
  • Plastieken
  • Invloed
  • Aphrodite
  • Musée du Louvre (Paris)
  • Sculpture en marbre grecque
  • Sculpture en marbre antique
  • Chefs-d'oeuvre (art)
Label
Disarmed : the story of the Venus de Milo, Greg Curtis
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-232) and index
Contents
Fractured masterpiece -- I. From Melos to Paris -- II. Winckelmann -- III. In the hallways of the Louvre -- IV. Broken marble -- V. Two geniuses -- VI. A goddess with golden hair -- VII. The last chapter
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 247 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033652282
Label
Disarmed : the story of the Venus de Milo, Greg Curtis
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-232) and index
Contents
Fractured masterpiece -- I. From Melos to Paris -- II. Winckelmann -- III. In the hallways of the Louvre -- IV. Broken marble -- V. Two geniuses -- VI. A goddess with golden hair -- VII. The last chapter
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 247 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033652282

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