Journals Higher Education



Published: 09 February 1989

296 Pages | 1 figure, 80 b/w plates

ISBN: 9780198132240

Bookseller Code (06)

Hellenistic Royal Portraits

R. R. R. Smith

A Clarendon Press Publication

Oxford Monographs on Classical Archaeology

Analyzing surviving portraits of Alexander and the Hellenistic kings, and setting these in the wider political context of the period, this study offers an historical interpretation of the royal image from Alexander to Cleopatra.