Art Across Time

Art Across Time Combined

Art Across Time Combined

Art across Time combines sound scholarship, lavish visuals, and a lively narrative to provide students with a comprehensive, accessible, and engaging introduction to Art History. Popular with majors and non-majors alike, the text offers readers more than a chronology of art by placing each work within the time-and-place context within which it was created. Encountering and interpreting a work of art in context offers the reader the richest possible experience of it. Large scale and high quality visual reproductions of artworks are often presented from multiple perspectives to enhance visual appeal and allow students to view details and elements of composition with greater ease. A thoughtful pedagogical approach helps students consider what they are viewing.

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Genre : Art
Author : Laurie Schneider Adams
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
Release : 2010-02-12
Total Pages : 1072 Pages
ISBN : 0073379239


Art Across Time Volume One

Art Across Time Volume One

Art across Time combines sound scholarship, lavish visuals, and a lively narrative to provide students with a comprehensive, accessible, and engaging introduction to Art History. Popular with majors and non-majors alike, the text offers readers more than a chronology of art by placing each work within the time-and-place context within which it was created. Encountering and interpreting a work of art in context offers the reader the richest possible experience of it. Large scale and high quality visual reproductions of artworks are often presented from multiple perspectives to enhance visual appeal and allow students to view details and elements of composition with greater ease. A thoughtful pedagogical approach helps students consider what they are viewing.

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Genre : Art
Author : Laurie Adams
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
Release : 2010-02-12
Total Pages : 544 Pages
ISBN : 0077353730


Art Across Time

Art Across Time

This volume seeks to inspire students in their study of art through a combination of large-scale reproductions, extensive use of colour photographs and incorporation of contextual material.

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Genre : Art
Author : Laurie Adams
Publisher :
Release : 2002
Total Pages : 1023 Pages
ISBN : UOM:39015054138097


Art Across Time Volume Two

Art Across Time Volume Two

Art across Time combines sound scholarship, lavish visuals, and a lively narrative to provide students with a comprehensive, accessible, and engaging introduction to Art History. Popular with majors and non-majors alike, the text offers readers more than a chronology of art by placing each work within the time-and-place context within which it was created. Encountering and interpreting a work of art in context offers the reader the richest possible experience of it. Large scale and high quality visual reproductions of artworks are often presented from multiple perspectives to enhance visual appeal and allow students to view details and elements of composition with greater ease. A thoughtful pedagogical approach helps students consider what they are viewing.

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Genre : Art
Author : Laurie Adams
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
Release : 2010-02-12
Total Pages : 640 Pages
ISBN : 0077353714


Art Across Time

Art Across Time

From the Fourteenth Century to the present day, and newly enhanced with the "Core Concepts" CD-ROM, volume two of "Art across Time" presents a manageable survey that emphasizes art in its cultural and social context.

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Genre : Art
Author : Laurie Schneider Adams
Publisher : McGraw-Hill College
Release : 2001
Total Pages : 560 Pages
ISBN : 0072466774


30 000 Years Of Art New Edition Mini Format

30 000 Years Of Art New Edition Mini Format

An accessible, comprehensive, freshly-updated celebration of the vast range of human artistry from 28,000 BC to today Brought completely up to date for this revised edition and now available in a compact new format, this new edition of Phaidon's groundbreaking book presents art differently from all other compendia by revealing the huge diversity – or in many cases, the similarity – of artistic achievements around the globe. Images of more than 600 works from all periods and regions are arranged in chronological order, each with a short text that puts the work in critical context and explains its contribution to the development of art history.

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Genre : Art
Author : Phaidon Editors
Publisher : Phaidon Press
Release : 2019-02-27
Total Pages : 640 Pages
ISBN : 0714877298


Art Across Time Prehistory To The Fourteenth Century

Art Across Time Prehistory To The Fourteenth Century

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Genre : Art
Author : Laurie Adams
Publisher :
Release : 2001
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : 0072462795


Italian Renaissance Art

Italian Renaissance Art

Now thoroughly revised and updated throughout, featuring extended discussions of Mannerism and the expanding role of women in the visual arts and significant illustration program enhancements, Italian Renaissance Art is a readable, student-friendly, lavishly-illustrated introduction to one of the greatest periods of artistic genius in western history. Art historian Laurie Schneider Adams opens the text with the late Byzantine work of Cimabue and concludes with the transition to Mannerism. The author presents the most important and innovative artists and their principal works, with a clear emphasis on selectivity and understanding. Italian Renaissance Art also focuses on style and iconography, and on art and artists, incorporating different methodological approaches to create a wider understanding and appreciation of the art. Distinguishing features of the second edition include: More than 400 images throughout the work, with over 300 in full-color. Over 50 images were changed from black and white to full-color for this edition. Illustration program now includes works by Correggio, Bronzino, and Pontormo.Large format illustrations retained for readability and visual access by students. Design changes make the text more attractive and readable. 'Connections', with thumbnail images of earlier works, show the historical continuity of the images. 'Comparison' thumbnails have also been added for the purpose of comparing and contrasting later works with earlier ones. New treatment of Mannerism and the expanding role of women in the visual arts. Coverage includes Lavinia Fontana, Sofonisba Anguissola, and Properzia de' Rossi, and a new feature box discusses the role of Isabella d'Este as an influential art patron and humanist. Maps, plans, and diagrams included throughout. Also features a historical chronology, a full glossary of art-historical terms, and a select bibliography.

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Genre : Art
Author : Laurie Schneider Adams
Publisher : Routledge
Release : 2018-05-04
Total Pages : 420 Pages
ISBN : 9780429974748


Looking At Art

Looking At Art

This book of eight brief chapters on different aspects of the visual arts is designed to explore the nature of imagery and its relevance to many facets of our lives. Drawing on a wealth of examples from Western and non-Western art through the ages, it examines a wide range of themes, from the relationship between form and meaning, to the methodologies of art-historical analysis, to the controversies that have surrounded certain works of art both past and present.

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Genre : Art
Author : Laurie Adams
Publisher : Pearson College Division
Release : 2003
Total Pages : 176 Pages
ISBN : UOM:39015055814621


Art Across Time 3rd Ed

Art Across Time 3rd Ed

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Genre :
Author : Laurie Schneider Adams
Publisher :
Release : 2007
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : OCLC:746162773