The Visual Arts
A HistoryBook - 2009
An authoritative, balanced, and enlightened account of the history of art, ranging from the primitive art of hunters 30,000 years ago to examples of the most controversial art forms of today. Encompassing the arts of Asia, Africa, Oceania, Europe, and the Americas, this book covers painting, mosaic, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, architecture, and photography, as well as describing historical trends that influenced all trends in art from around the world. For those needing to gain perspective regarding the history of art in our world, including art gallery owners, art collectors, and those entering the field of graphic design and art production.
Publisher: London : Laurence King Pub, 2009
Edition: Rev. 7th ed
Description: xii, 984 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps, ports. (some col.) 30 cm
Branch Call Number: 709 Hon