This widely-adopted introductory appreciation book communicates the excitement, mystery, relevance, and beauty of art by teaching readers to understand and analyze art. This is all done through stimulating discussions on the elements, media, methods, content, composition, and style of art. Along with discussions on the purpose of art (Ch. 1-9), a separate Chapter (18) takes a look at art beyond Europe and the U.S. and examines art from all around the world. The history of art is contained chronologically in the second part ...

Understanding Art 2003, Wadsworth Publishing Company, Belmont, CA

ISBN-13: 9780534613709

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Understanding Art 1994, Prentice Hall

ISBN-13: 9780139529610

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Understanding Art 1989, Prentice Hall

ISBN-13: 9780139362538

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