For freshman and sophomore courses in Art History Survey (1 or 2 semesters) and Art Appreciation.
Designed as a comprehensive supplement to Janson's History of Art, Sixth Edition, Hartt's Art, Fourth Edition, Gardner's Art Through the Ages, Eleventh Edition, and Stokstad's Art History, Second Edition — but also appropriate as a stand-alone brief reference text — this handbook defines the most common terms used in discussing the history of visual arts, relating them to specific works illustrated in these standard texts.
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From Abacus to Zeus, Seventh Edition is a comprehensive handbook that defines and explains the most common terms and concepts used in discussing the history of visual arts. Useful as either a brief reference text or a supplement to an art history survey text, this handbook places art terms, processes, and principles in historical contexts with references to more than 1200 illustrations in Janson's History of Art, Revised Sixth Edition.Included in this edition:
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Book Description Pearson Ptr, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 5. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX013324914X
Book Description Pearson Ptr, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 013324914X
Book Description Pearson Ptr, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-226-X4-6381106