by Kris Hirschmann

Hardcover(Library Binding)

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The Discovering Art series introduces readers to major art forms, styles or movements, and periods. Books in the series discuss early development and pioneers; important changes over time in style, tools and techniques; influential artists; and more. The series serves as an excellent starting point for student researchers and anyone hoping to develop an appreciation for art in its many forms. Sidebars, vocabulary terms, and fully documented quotes add depth and information to the text.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781601527004
Publisher: Referencepoint Press
Publication date: 08/28/2014
Series: Referencepoint Discovering Art Series
Pages: 80
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction: What Is Impressionist Art? 6

Chapter 1 Setting the Scene 11

Chapter 2 Tools and Techniques 26

Chapter 3 Capturing the Light 41

Chapter 4 An Eye on Everyday Life 55

Source Notes 70

For Further Research 73

Index 75

Picture Credits 79

About the Author 80

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