50 Artists You Should Know

50 Artists You Should Know

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by Thomas Koster
     
 

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ISBN-10: 3791337165

ISBN-13: 2903791337165

Pub. Date: 03/28/2006

Publisher: Prestel Publishing

Attractive, useful and entertaining, this collection of great artists and great art is a course in art history for readers of all ages.

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

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Attractive, useful and entertaining, this collection of great artists and great art is a course in art history for readers of all ages.

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.

Thomas Köster is a journalist who writes on art and photography.
Lars Röper is a freelance author, travel writer and exhibition curator.

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ISBN-13:
2903791337165
Publisher:
Prestel Publishing
Publication date:
03/28/2006
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