The Story of PaintingBook - 1994
Not since Gombrich's Story of Art has a popular guide to painting been so accessible and influential. This stunning guide to 800 years of Western art moves effortlessly from Byzantium to Bauhaus via 750 full-color photographs and illustrations, and Sister Wendy's benchmark style: informative, conversational, engaging. Movements are highlighted, as are individual artists, and the various techniques they use as masters are brilliantly exposed.
Publisher: London ; New York : Dorling Kindersley, 1994.
Edition: 1st American ed.
Branch Call Number: 759 Beckett
Characteristics: 400 p. :,ill. (some col.) ;,29 cm.