Journals Higher Education



09 February 1989

296 Pages | 1 figure, 80 b/w plates

ISBN: 9780198132240

Bookseller Code (06)

Hellenistic Royal Portraits

R. R. R. Smith

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.