Gardner's Art through the Ages: A Concise History (with ArtStudy CD-ROM 2.1) / Edition 1

Gardner's Art through the Ages: A Concise History (with ArtStudy CD-ROM 2.1) / Edition 1

by Fred S. Kleiner, Christin J. Mamiya, Helen Gardner
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534636403

ISBN-13: 9780534636401

Pub. Date: 02/22/2005

Publisher: Cengage Learning

The market-leading text for the art history survey course, GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES has served as a comprehensive and thoughtfully crafted guide to the defining phases of the world's artistic tradition. The story of art unfolds in its full historical, social, religious, economic, and cultural context, deepening students' understanding of art, architecture,

Overview

The market-leading text for the art history survey course, GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES has served as a comprehensive and thoughtfully crafted guide to the defining phases of the world's artistic tradition. The story of art unfolds in its full historical, social, religious, economic, and cultural context, deepening students' understanding of art, architecture, painting, and sculpture. This Concise version features color photographs, a stunning design, and the most current research and scholarship. What's more, the ancillary package that accompanies GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: A CONCISE HISTORY features a wealth of tools to enhance your students' experience in the course. With each new copy of the book, students receive a copy of the ArtStudy CD-ROM-an interactive electronic study aid that fully integrates with the text and includes hundreds of high-quality digital images, plus maps, quizzes, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534636401
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
02/22/2005
Series:
Available Titles CengageNOW Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
592
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 11.50(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Preface. Introduction: The Subjects and Vocabulary of Art History. 1. Prehistory and the First Civilizations. 2. Greece. 3. The Roman Empire. 4. Early Christianity and Byzantium. 5. The Islamic World. 6. Early Medieval and Romanesque Europe. 7. Gothic Europe. 8. 15th-Century Europe. 9. 16th-Century Europe. 10. Baroque Europe. 11. Europe and America, 1750-1850. 12. Europe and America, 1850-1900. 13. Europe and America, 1900-1945. 14. Europe and America After World War Ii. 15. South Asia. 16. China. 17. Japan. 18. The Americas. 19. Africa. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Credits. Index.

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