Introduction to Art
Debra J. DeWitte, Ralph M. Larmann, M. Kathryn Shields
The Thames & Hudson Introduction to Art is a comprehensive guide to all aspects of the visual arts. Part 1 introduces the visual language of art, while Part 2 explains how art is made, from such traditional media and processes as stone carving, fresco and oil painting, to contemporary approaches, such as digital and conceptual art and installations. Part 3 offers an overview of the history of art from prehistoric times to the 21st century in all parts of the world, and Part 4 examines art through the major themes that, across cultures and throughout history, have inspired artists to create great works of art.
Format: PLC (with jacket)
Size: 27.5 x 21.2cm
Publication Date:21 September 2015
Publisher: Thames and Hudson