Comics in European History
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- French Cave Paintings & Rock Art Archive (Bradshaw Foundation)
- “Was European Cave Art the Earliest Form of Cinema?” (from PRI’s The World)
- Greek Art in the Archaic Period (Metropolitan Museum of Art) = The rise of narrative art.
- THEOI Project = Greek deities in classical art & literature…
Trajan’s Column (on Wikipedia)
Column of Marcus Aurelius (on Wikipedia)
Column of Arcadius (on Wikipedia)
Portonaccio Sarcophagus (on Wikipedia)
EARLY MEDIEVAL PERIOD
- “European Tapestry Production and Patronage, 1400–1600″ (Metropolitan Museum of Art)
- Chartres Cathedral
Karen Green on Medieval Comics @ Comixology: “What’s a Nice Medievalist Like You Doing in a Place Like This?”