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4 edition of Art in the western world. found in the catalog.

Art in the western world.

David M. Robb

Art in the western world.

by David M. Robb

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Published by Harper & brothers in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art -- History,
  • Architecture -- History,
  • Sculpture -- History,
  • Painting -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Map on lining-papers.

    ContributionsGarrison, J. J. 1901- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN5300 .R56 1942
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi p., 1 l., 1045 p.
    Number of Pages1045
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6441247M
    LC Control Number42025191
    OCLC/WorldCa683460

      For further reading, there’s a book born out of the series (also titled Ways of Seeing and published in ) that’s become a staple of art history classrooms around the world. History of Western Art and Civilization: Prehistory through the Middle Ages with Beth Harris and Steven Zucker of Smarthistory. Art of the Western World. Art of the Western World is a documentary series presented by Michael Wood, exploring magnificent masterpieces of the Western world in their cultural and historical settings. The series consists of eighteen episodes, each of which focuses on the artistic contributions of one period in the history of the West, from Ancient Greece to the late s.

    Ancient Roman architecture, sculpture, art, and engineering and their roots and influences from Greece. The Roman Empire as expressed in its great public monuments. Roman art, like that of Greece, is the cornerstone of all Western art. Get this from a library! Art of the Western world, from prehistory to the 21st century. [Antony Mason].

    Art of the West covers landscape and seascapes, Native American art, mountain men art. and “cowboy” art, from the old wild west days to the working cowboy of today. Bookshelf of the West. Celebrating a century of unique artwork, this volume presents a comprehensive history of the California Art Club as well as California Light. Episode Painting the Modern World Presented by Michael Wood.


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