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A brief illustrated history of art, David West

Label
A brief illustrated history of art, David West
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
A brief illustrated history of art
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
955012956
Responsibility statement
David West
Series statement
Fact finders. A brief illustrated history
Summary
Provides a guide to the history of art, from the ancient world of Egypt and Greece to such art movements as the Renaissance, Romanticism, Impressionism, and abstract art
Table Of Contents
The ancient world: Egyptian art -- The ancient world: Greek art -- The ancient world: Roman art -- Medieval art: Europe, Middle East, and North Africa -- The rebirth of classical art: The Renaissance -- Light, color, and style: High Renaissance to Mannerism -- Dynamic grandeur to delicate elegance: Baroque and Rococo -- Rediscovery and Romanticism -- Real life: Realism, Impressionism, and Post-impressionism -- Imagination and emotions: symbolism and expressionism -- Modernism: Cubism and abstract art -- Absurdity and the unconscious mind: Dada, Surrealism, and Abstract expressionism -- Popular culture and optic illusion: Pop and Op art -- Art today: Postmodern and contemporary art
Target audience
juvenile
Classification
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