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In deepening our figuring out of the symposium in historical Greece, this booklet embodies the wit and play of the pictures it explains: these adorning Athenian ingesting vessels from the 6th and 5th centuries B.C. The vases used at banquets frequently depict the particular drinkers who commissioned their construction and produce the flowing jointly of wine, poetry, tune, video games, flirtation, and different components that shaped the advanced constitution of the ceremonial dinner itself. an in depth examining of the items dealt with by way of drinkers within the photos unearths a variety of metaphors, fairly that of wine as sea, all expressing quite a lot of attitudes towards an ambiguous substance that brings cheer yet can also reason harm.

Not in basic terms does this paintings supply an anthropological view of old Greece, however it explores an exact iconographic method. In so doing it is going to motivate and increase additional mirrored image at the function of the picture in a given culture.

Originally released in 1990.

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