The collections at Loggia explore select areas of study in art and art history, architecture and design, the decorative arts, industrial design, and classical studies such as Greek, Roman, and Celtic mythology.

Gardner's Art Through the Ages

This book is the classic reference for the study of art. It features a history of artists and their works, as well as lucid and engaging descriptions of the styles and periods of art history. Highly recommended for both students and scholars.








 

 








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Bibliography - Ancient Art
This bibliography features a list of selected books about ancient Greek and Roman art and art history. The books are listed alphabetically by author. If a particular book is in print, a link to Amazon.com has been provided for anyone who is interested in learning more about the work.

Ashmole, Bernard, and H. A. Groenewegen-Frankfort. Art of the Ancient World

Boardman, John. Greek Art

Boardman, John. Greek Sculpture - The Classical Period

Carpenter, T.H. Art and Myth in Ancient Greece

Henig, Martin (Editor). A Handbook of Roman Art

Hurwit, Jeffrey M. The Art and Culture of Early Greece, 1100-480 BC

Ling, Roger. Roman Painting

Pollitt, Jerome J. Art and Experience in Classical Greece

Pollitt, Jerome J. The Art of Ancient Greece - Sources and Documents

Pollitt, Jerome J. Art in the Hellenistic Age

Robertson, Martin. The Art of Vase-Painting in Classical Athens

Spivey, Nigel. Greek Art


From Abacus to Zeus

This is a well organized and useful reference book for information about art terms and techniques. It is described as an "illustrated glossary and iconographical guide [that] presents a wealth of information bearing on the history of the visual arts."