Bulls for the Palace and Order in the Empire: The Sculptural Program of Sennacherib's Court VI at Nineveh

Russell, John Malcolm
December 1987
Art Bulletin;Dec87, Vol. 69 Issue 4, p520
Academic Journal
Presents a reconstruction of the series of reliefs in the throne-room suite of the palace of Sennacherib in Nineveh. Explanation of the reliefs' content; Discussion of the innovations in composition and perspective of the series of reliefs; Analysis of the meaning of the reliefs in the context of the imperial policy of Sennacherib.


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