TITLE

Gesture and alterity in the art of Ashurnasirpal II of

AUTHOR(S)
Cifarelli, Megan
PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Jun98, Vol. 80 Issue 2, p210
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the massive stone relief sculptures that decorated the interiors of the ancient Assyrian palaces in northern Mesopotamia (modern Iraq) during the reign of the ruler Ashurnasirpal II. Discussion on the characteristics of art during the reign of Ashurnasirpal II; Information on the representation of tributaries; Details on the sculpture of male non-Assyrians as captives.
ACCESSION #
787184

 

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