Comic Art

Comic Art

by Michael V. Uschan

Hardcover(Library Binding)



The creative impulse is an ancient and enduring feature of human expression. Art serves many purposes: to beautify, record, reflect, enlighten, and celebrate our existence. Eye on Art examines the rich and varied world of art. Major art movements, the artists who fueled them, and the works they created are all discussed in this series. Also covered are the essential tools of artists as well as efforts to preserve and restore artwork for future generations. All volumes in this series are beautifully illustrated with full-color photographs and diagrams. Riveting narrative, informative sidebars, fully documented quotations, a bibliography, and through index all provide excellent starting points for research and discussion.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781420508628
Publisher: Gale Cengage Learning
Publication date: 10/19/2012
Series: Eye on Art Series
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 13 - 16 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword 5

Introduction: A Powerful New Art Form 8

Chapter 1 A History of Comic Art 12

Chapter 2 Single-Panel Cartoons 28

Chapter 3 Comic Strips 45

Chapter 4 Comic Books 62

Chapter 5 Comic art Evolves 78

Notes 96

Glossary 101

For More Information 102

Index 105

Picture Credits 111

About the Author 112

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