TITLE

From bowman to clubman: Herakles and Olympia

AUTHOR(S)
Cohen, Beth
PUB. DATE
December 1994
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Dec94, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p695
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study reinterpreting in post-Persian War context the depiction of Herakles' labors on the metope reliefs from the Early Classical Temple of Zeus. Pre-Classical Herakles; Ensemble of Herakles' attributes; Aspects of archery in relation to archaic Greek art; Herakles at Olympia; Metopic cycle of Herakles' labors.
ACCESSION #
9412270816

 

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