50 Artists You Should Know (50's Series)

50 Artists You Should Know (50's Series)

50 Artists You Should Know (50's Series)

Now available in an updated edition, this attractive, useful, and entertaining collection of great artists and great art is a course in art history for readers of all ages. This bestselling reference guide profiles 50 major artists alongside their representative works. The entries are presented in an eye-catching format that features superb illustrations, brief biographies, and critical analyses. A glossary of important terms is also included in the book. Arranged chronologically, the selection of artists includes every major artistic movement and development since the Gothic period, giving readers a clear understanding of the evolution of the visual arts. Perfect for casual reading or easy reference, this accessible overview is a fun and practical art history lesson that everyone can enjoy.

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This vibrant reference guide profiles 50 major artists alongside their representative works. The entries are presented in an eye-catching format that includes brief biographies, time lines, and critical analyses.

About the Author
THOMAS KÖSTER has worked as a journalist, author, and editor. He heads an editorial office for lexical projects.

LARS RÖPER has worked as a freelance author, travel writer, and exhibition...

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