Le necropoli di Agrigento: rileggendo alcune immagini dipinte sui vasi

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[automatically translated] The reinterpretation of the figurative themes of some vessels returned from Agrigento necropolis glimpse of a cultured elite of Geloan colony, fueled by agriculture policies and cultural context of tyranny built nell'Agrigento emmenide. It also outlines a 'client' relationship between Attic and colonial aristocracies shops, choosing or rifunzionalizzano figurative subjects. The images are exploited to build the socio-political and religious identity of an elite, that with age of tyrannies seems refine his way to represent themselves through the mythic imagination, thanks to the cultural and literary environment vivacity whether created around the teroniana court. Some evidence, however, clearly goes beyond the age of tyranny, showing a persistence of certain connotations of the educated aristocracy akragantine,
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)131-152
Number of pages22
VolumeX, 2013
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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