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Author Prusac, Marina.

Title From face to face [electronic resource] : recarving of Roman portraits and the late-antique portrait arts / by Marina Prusac.

Imprint Leiden [Netherlands] ; Boston : Brill, 2010.

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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 202 pages) : illustrations.
Series Monumenta Graeca et Romana, 0169-8850 ; v. 18
Monumenta Graeca et Romana ; v. 18.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface; Editorial note; Acknowledgments; List of diagrams and sketches; List of figures and photo credits; Introduction The history of sculpture reuse and related problems; The Stand der Forschung of sculpture reuse; The identification of recarved sculpture; Organisation of the material; Terminology; Definitions of "style"; The function of recarved portraits; Chapter One The reuse of sculpture and recarving of portraits; Criteria for identification; Spolia and the recarving of portraiture; The reuse of private sculpture; Relocated and discarded sculpture; Portrait heads in secondary contexts.
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Portrait sculpture, Roman.
Altered sculptures.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Title Recarving of Roman portraits and the late-antique portrait arts
Other Form: Print version: Prusac, Marina. From face to face. Leiden [Netherlands] ; Boston : Brill, 2010 9789004182714 (DLC) 2010045618 (OCoLC)683591558
ISBN 9789004182714 (electronic bk.)
9004182713 (electronic bk.)
9789004192324 (electronic bk.)
9004192328 (electronic bk.)