Art

A World History

Author: Elke Linda Buchholz,Susanne Kaeppele,Karoline Hille,Irina Stotland

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams

ISBN: 9780810994423

Category: Art

Page: 512

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This handy, pocket-sized volume includes 900 illustrations and takes the reader on a whirlwind tour of the most spectacular works of art around the world and throughout time.
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A World History of Art

Author: Hugh Honour,John Fleming

Publisher: Laurence King Publishing

ISBN: 9781856694513

Category: Art

Page: 936

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Expanded to include the latest discoveries in prehistoric art as well as the most recent developments in non-Western and modern art, this is an up-to-date and wide ranging history of art.
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Art

A World History

Author: Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 9780789489043

Category: Art

Page: 720

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Updated to include new artists and style, Art: A World History is an absorbing, definitive, and up-to-the-minute account of the history of the world of art.
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Art

A World History

Author: Jo Marceau

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: N.A

Category: Art

Page: 720

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Arranged geographically and chronologically, this work, complete with illustrations, photographs and drawings, brings together the major movements in art, architecture and the visual and decorative arts over the past 800 years. Each period is thoroughly documented and placed in its social and historical context.
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Art in World History

Author: Mary Hollingsworth

Publisher: Giunti Editore

ISBN: 9788809034747

Category: Art

Page: 507

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Throughout history, art has been an essential component of every era and civilization. With over 1,300 illustrations - and written for both students and general readers - Art in World History offers an impressive new perspective on the artistic and architectural expressions of cultures across the world and throughout time. It examines art and its role in history chronologically and between East and West, as it was influenced by religions, conquests, and civilizations. From the cave paintings of Lascaux to Picasso, from the pyramids of ancient Egypt to Chinese terracotta, Art in World History vividly demonstrates how human perceptions of art and space have evolved with the ages.
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The Visual Arts

A History

Author: Hugh Honour,John Fleming

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Art

Page: 960

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For one/two semester undergraduate Art History survey courses. Hailed as the most up-to-date and comprehensive survey published in a single volume, this new edition is an authoritative, balanced, and enlightened account of the history of art. It presents art history as an essential part of the development of humankind, encompassing the arts of Asia, Africa, Oceania, Europe, and the Americas-spanning from the primitive art of hunters 30,000 years ago to the most controversial art forms of today. The text is beautifully and generously illustrated with over 1400 superb photographs, including architectural plans and color maps.
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A Journey Through Art

A Global Art Adventure

Author: Aaron Rosen,Lucy Dalzell

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780500651018

Category: Art

Page: 144

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A child's introduction to art history through the centuries and across the globe
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History of Art

A Student's Handbook

Author: Marcia Pointon

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1136186131

Category: Art

Page: 164

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This fully revised edition of the History of Art: A Student's Handbook introduces students to the kinds of practices, challenges, questions and writings they will encounter in studying the history of art. Marcia Pointon conveys the excitement of Art History as a multi-faceted discipline addressing all aspects of the study of media, communication and representation. She describes and analyses different methods and approaches to the discipline, explaining their history and their effects on the day-to-day learning process. She also discusses the relationship of Art History to related disciplines including film, literature, design history and anthropology. The fifth edition of this classic text includes: • information on why Art History is important and relevant in today’s world guidance on choosing a degree course case studies of careers pursued by Art History graduates advice on study skills and reading methods a bibliography and further reading detailed up to date advice on electronic resources and links to essential websites History of Art covers academic, training and vocational aspects of Art History, providing a wealth of information on the characteristics of courses available and on the relationship between Art History and the world of museums and heritage.
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Theories and Documents of Contemporary Art

A Sourcebook of Artists' Writings

Author: Kristine Stiles,Peter Selz

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 9780520202511

Category: Art

Page: 1003

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Enth. u. a.: S. 74: Concrete art (1936-49) / Max Bill. - S. 74-77: The mathematical approach in contemporary art (1949) / Max Bill. - S. 301-304: Dieter Roth.
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