The Emergence of Orientalizing in Greek Art: Some Observations on the Interchange between Greeks and Phoenicians in the Eighth and Seventh Centuries B. C.

  title={The Emergence of Orientalizing in Greek Art: Some Observations on the Interchange between Greeks and Phoenicians in the Eighth and Seventh Centuries B. C.},
  author={Glenn E. Markoe},
  journal={Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research},
  pages={47 - 67}
  • G. Markoe
  • Published 1 February 1996
  • Art, History
  • Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research
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