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Art : the whole story / general editor, Stephen Farthing ; foreword by Richard Cork.

Farthing, Stephen, 1950- (editor.). Cork, Richard, (writer of foreword.).

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ART: THE WHOLE STORY traces the development of art from prehistory to the present, giving readers unparalleled insights into the world's most iconic artworks. Informative and extensively illustrated text covers every genre, from painting and sculpture to conceptual art and performance art, and cultural timelines provide contest for art movements around the world. *The most accessible history of world art ever assembled *Features more than 1,110 color illustrations of iconic pieces *Covers every genre of art, from painting to performance art * Designed in a easily navigable and user-friendly fashion -- from back cover.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
The Dalles Wasco County Library 709 ART (Text) 33892006587654 NEW BOOKS New/High Demand None 03/23/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780500294468
  • ISBN: 0500294461
  • Physical Description: 576 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 26 cm
  • Edition: Reprint edition.
  • Publisher: London : Thames & Hudson, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Original edition, c2010.
"Revised and updated"--Cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 566-567) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prehistory to 15th century -- 15th and 16th century -- 17th and 18th century -- 19th century -- 1900 to 1945 -- 1946 to present day.
Summary, etc.:
ART: THE WHOLE STORY traces the development of art from prehistory to the present, giving readers unparalleled insights into the world's most iconic artworks. Informative and extensively illustrated text covers every genre, from painting and sculpture to conceptual art and performance art, and cultural timelines provide contest for art movements around the world. *The most accessible history of world art ever assembled *Features more than 1,110 color illustrations of iconic pieces *Covers every genre of art, from painting to performance art * Designed in a easily navigable and user-friendly fashion -- from back cover.
Subject: Art > History.
Art > Pictorial works.
Genre: Illustrated works.

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