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Mycenaean Plumes

Series: Analecta Gorgiana 231
ISBN: 978-1-60724-460-8
Holland uses sculpture to suggest that these ornaments were meant to be worn in womens' headdresses as a development from feathered crowns worn in earlier times and possibly connected to the iconography of the sphinx.

Erechtheum Papers

Series: Analecta Gorgiana 225
ISBN: 978-1-60724-454-7
This series of papers presents a thorough and enlightening overview of the nature of the Erechtheion's remains, its history of renovation and destruction, and the purposes to which it may have been put.

The Origin of the Doric Entablature

Series: Analecta Gorgiana 213
ISBN: 978-1-60724-442-4
Lester B. Holland, professor of Architecture at the University of Pennsylvania, addresses the puzzle of Doric entablature, suggesting that the persistence of the form of the entablature is due to its mimicry of earlier fortifications.