Download or Read online From Artemis to Diana full in PDF, ePub and kindle. this book written by Tobias Fischer-Hansen and published by Museum Tusculanum Press which was released on 18 May 2022 with total page 585 pages. We cannot guarantee that From Artemis to Diana book is available in the library, click Get Book button and read full online book in your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile whenever and wherever You Like. Text in English & German. This book contains 19 articles dealing with various aspects of the Greek goddess Artemis and the Roman goddess Diana. The themes presented in the volume deal with the Near Eastern equivalents of Artemis, the Bronze Age Linear B testimonies, and Artemis in Homer and in the Greek tragedies. Sanctuaries and cult, and regional aspects are also dealt with -- encompassing Cyprus, the Black Sea region, Greece and Italy. Pedimental sculpture, mosaics and sculpture form the basis of investigations of the iconography of the Roman Diana; the role of the cult of Diana in a dynastic setting is also examined. A single section deals with the reception of the iconography of the Ephesian Artemis during the Renaissance and later periods.
- Author : Tobias Fischer-Hansen
- Publisher : Museum Tusculanum Press
- Pages : 585 pages
- ISBN : 8763507889
- Release : 18 May 2022
- Rating : /5 from reviews