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Webster, T. B. L.

    Full Name: Webster, T. B. L.

    Other Names:

    • T. B. L. Webster

    Gender: male

    Date Born: 1905

    Date Died: 1974

    Home Country/ies: United Kingdom

    Subject Area(s): ancient, Ancient Greek (culture or style), ceramic ware (visual works), Greek pottery styles, paintings (visual works), pottery (visual works), vase, and vase paintings (visual works)

    Institution(s): University College London


    Literary and art historian of ancient Greece; selected to author a volume in the Bilder griechischer Vasen series (The Niobid Painter). In 1935 Webster published the volume on the Niobid Painter for the series developed by J. D. Beazley and Paul Jacobsthal Bilder griechischer Vasen.

    Selected Bibliography

    Art and Literature in Fourth Century Athens. London: University of London, Athlone Press, 1956; The Art of Greece: the Age of Hellenism. New York: Crown Publishers, 1966; Athenian Culture and Society. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1973; and Davis, J. Rogers. Cesnola Terracottas in the Stanford University Museum. Lund: C. Bloms boktr., 1964; Greek Art and Literature, 530-400 B.C.. Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1939; Greek Terracottas. Harmondsworth, UK: Penguin Books, 1950; Hellenistic Art. London: Methuen, 1967; Der Niobidenmaler. Bilder griechischer Vasen 8. Leipzig: H. Keller, 1935.

    Contributors: Lee Sorensen


    Lee Sorensen. "Webster, T. B. L.." Dictionary of Art Historians (website).

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