Painting
    (2012)

    Nonfiction

    Book

    Series:
    Call Numbers:
    Y/759/NARDO,D

Availability

Locations Call Number Status
Kids' Nonfiction Y/759/NARDO,D Available

Details

PUBLISHED
Detroit [Mich.] : Lucent Books, an imprint of Gale Cengage Learning, 2012
DESCRIPTION
112 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
ISBN/ISSN
9781420505498 (hardcover), 1420505491 (hardcover)
LANGUAGE
English
SERIES
NOTES

Introduction. A mirror of human culture -- The earliest civilizations : the dawn of painting -- Greece and Rome : inventing styles for the ages -- Beyond the West : masterworks across the globe -- Europe's Renaissance : the zenith of realism -- Early modern times : the triumph of emotion -- The modern era : an explosion of bold new styles

Presents a history of painting, from prehistoric times, through the classical period and the Middle Ages, up to the present modern era