Ancient Greek Designs (Dover Pictorial Archive) (Paperback)
Artists and illustrators in search of motifs brimming with classical elegance and panache will welcome this convenient, royalty-free collection of 110 designs. Adapted from ancient Greek vases, red-figure plates, votive reliefs, clay figures, statuary, and other authentic sources, the meticulously rendered images depict graceful Grecian women, handsome gods and goddesses, sturdy warriors, an array of weapons, mythical figures, bacchantes, musical instruments, floral and foliated designs, and much more. Perfect for adding decorative grace and style to a wide range of graphic assignments, classroom projects, and assorted arts and crafts, these splendid illustrations also serve as an enduring source of design inspiration.
One of Dover's most gifted and versatile artists, Marty Noble is the creator of over 200 Dover items, including regular and stained glass books, stickers, tattoos, stencils, CD-ROMs, and more. Marty has also expertly re-created the art for most of the "Color Your Own . . . " series.