Learning to Look
Publication Date: 1981-06-15
Sometimes seeing is more difficult for the student of art than believing. This handy guide to the visual arts is designed to provide a comprehensive view of art, moving from the analytic study of specific works to a consideration of broad principles and technical matters.
Gardner's Art Through the Ages
Publication Date: 2008-01-03
As fascinating as a real visit to the world's famous museums and architectural sites, GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: A GLOBAL HISTORY gives you a comprehensive, beautifully illustrated tour of the world's great artistic traditions.
Art as Evidence
Publication Date: 2002
Jules Prown is renowned as a leading historian of American art and a pioneer in the study of material culture, a discipline that attempts to achieve a more profound understanding of individuals and societies using works of art as tangible evidence.