Art A World History

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  • Interior of the book Art A World History
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This lavishly illustrated and super-condensed history of world art is  the perfect gift for any art lover. A pocket-sized book bursting with  900 illustrations, it takes the reader from the beginnings of art in  prehistory to the contemporary scene.    With concise introductions devoted to every significant art movement,  this volume guides readers from the caves at Lascaux to the 21st-century  masters, and teaches them to easily distinguish between Mannerism and  High Renaissance, the Baroque and Rococo, Surrealism and Dada.    Complete with time lines, capsule biographies of great artists, and  spreads that spotlight masterworks, it's a museum's worth of looking and  learning that fits effortlessly into a purse or backpack.

  • Author: Elke Linda Buchholz et al
  • Flexibound
  • Publisher: Abrams, 2007
  • 512 pages, 6.25" x 4.5"
  • 900 illustrations
  • ISBN: 9780810994423
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