History of Art for Young People

History of Art for Young People

Book - 1997
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Introducing the art of the Western world to a young audience, this freshly-designed fifth edition carries an increased number of illustrations, including many line drawings. The authors have made revisions to the sections on ancient, medieval and Early Renaissance art and offer a totally new chapter on Postmodernism. Other additions feature the history of music and theatre, explanations of various technical processes, and an expanded glossary. There are also margin notes to cover the definitions and explanations of historical, mythological, religious and cultural figures and terms.
Publisher: New York : Harry N. Abrams, 1997
Edition: 5th ed
ISBN: 9780810941502
Branch Call Number: 709 JAN
Characteristics: 632 p. :,ports. (some col.) ;,27 cm
Additional Contributors: Janson, Anthony F.


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Apr 06, 2013

Excellent insight and an extremely informative read on the history of art.

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