The Beginner's Guide to ArtBook - 1998
This concise and straightforward guide to art explains the subject, from Paleolithic cave paintings and ancient Greek temples, to Byzantine icons, Japanese architecture, Oceanic sculpture, African murals and the 20th-century avant-garde. The work features: clearly organized sections on painting, sculpture and architecture; illustrated descriptions of techniques and definitions of styles; and a biographical dictionary of the major figures who have shaped Western art, including photographs of their works.
Publisher: New York : Harry Abrams, 1998.
Branch Call Number: 709 Beg
Characteristics: 288 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm