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Key Course References
Lapatin, K. ed. 2008. Papers on Special Techniques in Athenian Vases. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum.
Noble, J. V. 1988. The Techniques of Painted Attic Pottery. New York: Thames and Hudson.
Richter, G.M.A. 1923. The craft of Athenian pottery: an investigation of the technique of black-figured and red-figured Athenian vases. New Haven: Yale.
Aloupi-Siotis, E. 2006. “Recovery and revival of attic-vase decoration techniques: What can they offer archaeological research?” In Papers on Special Techniques in Athenian Vases, edited by K. Lapatin, 113-128. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum.
Dimitrova, C. et al. 2008. “Pottery production in Ancient Greece.” In Geoarchaeology and Archaeomineralogy Proceedings of the International Conference, 29-30 October 2008, Sophia, edited by R. I. Kostov, B. Gaydarska, and M. Gurova, 108-110. Sofia: St. Ivan Rilski.
Kingery, W. D. 1991. “Attic Pottery Gloss Technology.” Archaeomaterials 5: 47-54.
Maish, J. 2006. “Observations and theories on the technical development of coral-red gloss.” In Papers on Special Techniques in Athenian Vases, edited by K. Lapatin, 85-94. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum.
Maniatis, Y., E. Aloupi, and A.D. Stalios. 1993. “New Evidence for the Nature of Attic Black Gloss.” Archaeometry 35: 23-34.
Schreiber, T. 1977. “Handles of Greek Vases.” The J. Paul Getty Museum Journal 5: 133-144.
Artal-Isbrand, P. et al. 2011. “An Evaluation of Decorative Techniques on a Red-Figure Attic Vase from the Worcester Art Museum using Reflectance Transformation Imaging (RTI) and Confocal Microscopy with a Special Focus on the “Relief Line”.’ In Materials Issues in Art and Archaeology IX, edited by P. Vandiver et al., 3-33. MRS Proceedings 1319. New York: Cambridge University Press and Materials Research Society.
Papadopoulos, J., et al. 1998. “Drawing circles: Experimental archaeology and the pivoted multiple brush.” American Journal of Archaeology 102 (3): 507-29.
Kahn, L.C. and J. C. Wissinger. 2008. “Re-creating and firing a Greek kiln.” In Papers on Special Techniques in Athenian Vases, edited by K. Lapatin, 129-138. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum.
Newman, R. 2008. “Ferrous and ferric. A review of scientific research on the iron in Attic Greek glazes.” In Papers on Special Techniques in Athenian Vases, edited by K. Lapatin, 105-112. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum.
Noble, J. V. 1985. “Refiring Greek Vases.” American Journal of Archaeology 89: 515-516.
Walton, M.S., et al. 2008. “A Preliminary investigation of coral-red glosses found on Attic Greek pottery.” In Papers on Special Techniques in Athenian Vases, edited by K. Lapatin, 95-104. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum.
von Bothmer, D. 1998. “Forgeries of Greek Vases.” Minerva 9 (2): 8-17.
Gulmini, M., et al. 2004. “Technology of production of red figure pottery from Attic and southern Italian workshops.” Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 380 (4): 712-8. DOI: 10.1007/s00216-004-2779-7
Koens, H.F.W., and R.J. Jansen. 1999. “CT and ancient ceramics: a new approach.” In Proceedings of the XVth International Congress of Classical Archaeology, Amsterdam, July 12-17, 1998, edited by R.F. Docter and E.M. Moormann, 223-24. Amsterdam: Allard Pierson Museum
McPhee, I.D., and E. Kartsonaki. 2010. “Red figure pottery of uncertain origin from Corinth: Stylistic and Chemical Analyses.” Hesperia 79.1: 113-143.
Mirti, P. et al. 2004. “The Provenance of Red Figure Vases from Locri Epizephiri (Southern Italy): New Evidence by Chemical Analysis.” Archaeometry 46 (2): 183-200.
Potters and Painters, Workshops, Connoisseurship
Beazley, J.D. 1956. Attic Black-Figure Vase-Painters. Oxford: Clarendon.
Beazley, J.D. 1963. Attic Red-Figure Vase Painters. 2nd ed. 3 vols. Oxford: Clarendon.
Boardman, J. 2001. The History of Greek Vases: Potters, Painters, and Pictures. London: Thames & Hudson.
Oakley, J. “Why study a Greek vase painter?” Antiquity 72: 209-13.
Robertson, M. 1992. The Art of Vase Painting in Classical Athens. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Rouet, P. 2001. Approaches to the Study of Attic Vases: Beazley and Pottier. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Villanueva Puig, M.-C., et al., ed. 1999. Céramique et Peinture Grecques: Modes D’emploi: Actes Du Colloque International, École Du Louvre, 26, 27, 28 Avril 1995. Paris: Documentation française.
Lissarrague, F. 1990. The Aesthetics of the Greek Banquet: Images of Wine and Ritual. Princeton: Princeton University Press.
Lissarague, F. 2001. Greek Vases: The Athenians and their images. New York: Riverside.
Marconi, C., ed. 2004. Greek Vases: Images, Context, and Controversies. Leiden: Brill.
Neer, R.T. 2002. Style and Politics in Athenian Vase-Painting. The Craft of Democracy ca. 530-460 B.C.E. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Rasmussen, T., and N. Spivey, eds. 1991. Looking at Greek Vases. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Rutter, N.K., and B.A. Sparkes. 2000. Word and Image in Ancient Greece. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.
Snodgrass, A. 1998. Homer and the Artists: Text and Picture in Early Greek Art. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Sparkes, B.A. 1996. The Red and the Black: Studies in Greek Pottery. New York: Modern Library.
Stansbury-O’Donnell, M.D. 1999. Pictorial Narrative in Ancient Greek Art. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Steiner, A. 2007. Reading Greek Vases. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Trade, Ancient Economy of Greek Vases
Cook, R.M. 2000. “Excavation and the antiquities trade.” In Periplous: Papers on Classical Art and Archaeology presented to Sir John Boardman, edited by A.J.N.W Prag and A.M. Snodgrass. London: Thames and Hudson.
Osborne, R. 1996. “Pots trade and the Archaic Greek economy.” Antiquity 70: 31-44.
Osborne, R. 2004. “Workshops and the iconography and distribution of Athenian red figure pottery.” In Greek art in view: Essays in Honor of Brian Sparkes, edited by S. Keay and S. Moser, 78-94. Oxford: Oxbow.
Papadopoulos, J. K. 2003. Ceramicus Redivivus: the Early Iron Age Potters’ Field in the Area of the Classical Athenian Agora. Hesperia Supplement. Princeton: ASCSA.
Beazley, J. D. 1986. The Development of Attic Black Figure. Berkeley: University of California Press.
Boardman, J. 1974. Athenian Black Figure Vases. New York: Oxford University Press.
Boardman, J. 1983. Athenian Red-Figure Vases: The Archaic Period. 2nd ed. London: Thames and Hudson.
Boardman, J. 1989.Athenian Red-Figure Vases: The Classical Period. London: Thames and Hudson.
Boardman, J. 1998. Early Greek Vase Painting. 11th-6th centuries BC: a Handbook. London: Thames and Hudson.
Bruno, V.J. 1977. Form and Color in Greek Painting. New York: Norton.
Coldstream, N. 1968. Greek Geometric Pottery. London: British Museum.
Cook, R.M. 1972. Greek Painted Pottery. 2nd ed. London: Routledge.
Oakley, J., W.D.E. Coulson, and O. Palagia, eds. 1997. Athenian Potters and Painters. The Conference Proceedings. Oxford: Oxbow.
Oakley, J. 2009. “State of the Discipline: Greek Vase Painting.” AJA 113: 599-627.
Sparkes, B.A. 2000. “Greek Painted Pottery.” In Making Classical Art: Process and Practice, edited by Roger Ling, 62-77, plus plates. Charleston: Arcadia Publishing.
Amyx, D. 1988. Corinthian Vase Painting of the Archaic Period. 3 vols. Berkeley: University of California Press.
Cook, R.M. and P. Dupont. 1998. East Greek Pottery. London: Routledge.
Payne, H. 1971. Necrocorinthia: A Study of Corinthian Art in the Archaic Period. Reprint of 1931. College Park: McGrath.
Trendall, A.D. 1989. Red Figure Vases of South Italy and Sicily. London and New York: Thames and Hudson.