Art That Changed the World: Transformative Art Movements and the Paintings That Inspired Them
ISBN: 1465414355
EAN13: 9781465414359
Language: English
Pages: 400
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 12.00" L x 10.00" W
Weight: 5.00 lbs.
Format: Hardcover
Book Overview
Art That Changed the World tells the story of every major art style, movement by movement, giving art lovers a visual timeline showing key paintings that sparked each transition and explaining major events that shaped their evolution. Each section features a lavish double-page image of an influential painting that defines each artistic style. Seminal works of genius are portrayed in their historical context, with attention paid to the culture of the time and the lives of their creators.