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The Calf-Bearer, also known as Moschophoros, is an ancient Greek statue of a man carrying a calf on his shoulders.

LINNCWeb online catalog – Search Terms

  • Greek Art, Greek Sculpture (Subject Keywords)

Call Numbers for Browsing the Shelves

  • N5630, NB90

Circulating Books – A Selected List

  • Robertson, Martin. A Shorter History of Greek Art. 1981.

                                    Call Number: N5630 .R632

  • Spivey, Nigel. Greek Art. 1997.

                                    Call Number: N5630 .S65 1997

  • Spivey, Nigel. Understanding Greek Sculpture: Ancient Meanings, Modern Readings. 1997.

                                   Call Number: NB90 .S66 1997

Reference Materials

  •  Encyclopedia of World ArtCall Number: REF N31 .E533

o   Vol. 1, pg. 595

o   Vol. 1, plate 346

  • Gardner, Helen. Gardner's Art Through the Ages Call Number: REF N5300 .G25 1996

o   pgs. 125-126

  • Gardner, Helen. Gardner's Art Through the Ages Call Number: REF N5300 .G25 2005

o   pgs. 113-114

  • Janson, H. W. History of Art Call Number: REF N5300 .J3 1997

o   pgs. 120-121

  • Janson, H. W. History of Art Call Number: REF N5300 .J3 2001

o   pgs. 105-106

  • Richter, Gisela Marie Augusta. Handbook of Greek Art  Call Number: REF N5630 R49 1987

o   pg. 68

  • Stokstad, Marilyn. Art History  Call Number: REF N5300 .S923 2002

o   Vol. 1, pg. 171

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Last Revised on March 8, 2005

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