For one-semester Art History and Art Appreciation courses.
Authoritative and substantive—yet accessible—Art Past, Art Present, 6th edition looks at the historical and cultural contexts of art works and architecture around the world from prehistoric times to the 20th century.
The authors recognized the need for an easy-to-use format that is accessible for both teachers and students. Each topic in Art Past, Art Present is organized into two- and four-page units and provides a clear and concise treatment of a select number of artworks, making it easier for instructors to focus on what is important and for students to learn.
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In this innovative survey of art around the world, we learn that art communicates across time and history, highlighting the diversity and communality of human experience. Beautifully designed in two or four page spreads, each chapter of this book is devoted to one major period of art history and covers both western and non-western art, dynamically connecting art from disparate parts of the globeProduct Description:
Authoritative and substantive--yet accessible--this book looks at the historical and cultural contexts of artworks and architecture around the world from prehistoric times to the twenty-first century, with detailed and informative analyses of art, artists, patrons, and techniques.
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Book Description Prentice Hall. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0137409451. Bookseller Inventory # SKU304174
Book Description Prentice Hall, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 3. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0137409451
Book Description Prentice Hall, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0137409451
Book Description Prentice-Hall, Inc. and Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1997. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. No Jacket. 3rd Edition.. Excellent condition. Clean, unmarked pages; firm, tight binding. Language: eng Language: eng 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # 0215-BGDB-BX74-16.35
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