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History of Western art

History of Western art

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Published by Barnes + Noble in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 448-450) and index.

    Statementedited by Denise Hooker.
    ContributionsHooker, Denise.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination464 p. :
    Number of Pages464
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21251869M
    ISBN 101566195861
    OCLC/WorldCa31360493

    For undergraduate one-semester courses in Art History or Art Appreciation Basic History of Art provides students and instructors with a beautifully illustrated and masterfully concise introduction to the Western tradition of art Eighth Edition builds on the best of this tradition with the contributions of several scholars who made many critical improvements to the : Paper. View from AA 1 Janson's History of Art: The Western Tradition, Volume II Book Description Janson's History of Art: The Western Tradition, Volume II read.

    Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. History of Western art This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book . The Guerrilla Girls' Bedside Companion to the History of Western Art “A leveling indictment of bigotry in the art world, the work of the Guerrilla Girls elevates cage-bar rattling to a fine art.” —Mark Dery, The New York Times Book Review Take a romp through the last two thousand years of Western Art with the Guerrilla Girls as your guides.

      Western historical art has two great masters to whom all later artists are compared: Frederic Remington and Charles M. Russell. The peers have their champions and their detractors, but whether you favor the “Montana Cowboy” over the “New York Dude,” or vice versa, the fact is these two American artists stand at the foundation of years of Western American art. About the Book Author Jesse Bryant Wilder holds a MAT (Masters in Teaching) and a MA in Literature and is the founder, publisher and editor of NEXUS, a series of interdisciplinary textbooks used in high schools around the country. He has written several textbooks on art and art history and was an art critic for the Plain Dealer.


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