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by Sam Phillips
This is a handy guide to the art 'isms' of the modern day. From Impressionism and the birth of modern art to street art and Internationalism of the 21st century, it gives a practical introduction to all the significant isms that have shaped ...
by Hans-Jurgen Dopp
From ancient fertility statues to Renaissance engravings designed to encourage procreation within marriage, erotic art has always held an important place in society. This book features 1,000 images of erotic art, spanning centuries and ...
by Victoria Charles
With its impressive number of masterpieces, biographies, and commentaries on works, this resource presents and analyses different portraits, consequently exposing a reflection of the evolution of society, and above all the upheavals of a genre ...
by Patrick Bade
Offers a panorama of artistic creation between the High Antiquity and the twentieth century. Along with references, comments on masterworks and biographies, this work enables readers to rediscover the Western world heritage. It is suitable for ...
by Jack Tresidder
by Andrew Bridgeford
A brilliant new reading of the Bayeux Tapestry that radically alters our understanding of the events of 1066 and reveals the astonishing story of the survival of early medieval Europe’s greatest treasure. This edition does not include ...eBook
by Fiona MacCarthy
First Grade Books
by Baby Professor
Did you know that children are more photographic than they are textual? Science says so; therefore, it important to use the right resources that would tap their interest. With that, a good tool to use when teaching about history is a picture ...eBook
by National Gallery of Australia
by Editors Phaidon
The 20th Century Art Book was hailed upon its release as an exciting celebration of the myriad forms assumed by art over the last century. Complementing the phenomenally successful landmark, Art Book, and most recently The American Art Book, it
by David Trigg
A complement to the landmark The Art Book, The 21st-Century Art Book is an accessible guide to best contemporary art made since 2000. Showcasing over 280 artists in alphabetical order, it place established figures like Jeff Wall, Marlene Dumas ...
by Hans-Jurgen Dopp
From the thousand-year-old statues celebrating fertility to the odalisques of the modern painters, erotic art has always held a prominent place in society, whatever their morals or cultural references.This work has assembled one thousand images ...
by Parkstone International
Punctuated by extended commentaries of the paintings and biographies of the most influential artists, this work, with its thousand reproductions, contains virtually all of the history of art within its pages, and offers a fascinating view of the
by Joseph Manca
Offering an integral vision of the evolution of forms across civilizations and epochs, "30 Centuries of Sculpture" presents the masterpieces of sculpture that, with their intriguing silhouettes, have shaped the current notion of beauty. ...
by Phaidon Editors
by Graham McCallum
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by EDITORIAL BOARD
<p>Art and Craft is a diverse and creative subject that allows kids to explore ideas or concepts and then express it by making something. Today arts and crafts are a great pastime and educational tool for kids. It can not only keep the tiny totseBook
by Gisler-huwiler Madeleine & Schtze Sebas
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by John Davis
A Companion to American Art presents 35 newly-commissioned essays by leadingscholars that explore the methodology, historiography, and current state of the field of American art history. Features contributions from a balance of established and ...
Philadelphia’s Ecology in the Cultural Imagination
by Alan C. Braddock & Laura Turner Igoe
<p>An unconventional history of Philadelphia that operates at the threshold of cultural and environmental studies, <em>A Greene Country Towne</em> expands the meaning of community beyond people to encompass nonhuman beings, things, and ...eBook