Now available in an updated edition, this attractive, useful, and entertaining collection of great artists and great art is a course in art history for readers of all ages.
This bestselling reference guide profiles 50 major artists alongside their representative works. The entries are presented in an eye-catching format that features superb illustrations, brief biographies, and critical analyses. A glossary of important terms is also included in the book. Arranged chronologically, the selection of artists includes every major artistic movement and development since the Gothic period, giving readers a clear understanding of the evolution of the visual arts. Perfect for casual reading or easy reference, this accessible overview is a fun and practical art history lesson that everyone can enjoy.
Paperback, Flexi-cover, 160 pages, 19,3 x 24,0 cm, 100 color illustrations, 33 b/w illustrations
$ 19.95 | £ 14.99
Publishing House: Prestel
Date of publication:
US March 01, 2016
UK February 01, 2016