50 Artists You Should KnowBook - 2006
This vibrant reference guide profiles 50 major artists alongside their representative works. The entries are presented in an eye-catching format that includes brief biographies, time lines, and critical analyses. Additional information helps readers locate the artist's work online and in museums, a glossary of important terms, and sidebars highlighting relevant movements and techniques. Arranged chronologically, the selection of artists includes every major artistic movement and development since the Gothic period, giving readers a clear understanding of the evolution of the visual arts. Perfect for casual reading or easy reference, this accessible overview is a fun and practical art history lesson that everyone can enjoy.
Publisher: Munich ; New York : Prestel, c2006
Branch Call Number: 709.22 KOS 2006
Characteristics: 171 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: Fifty artists you should know