Art History, Volume 1

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H.N. Abrams, 1999 - Art - 1167 pages
17 Reviews
Offers a global overview of art from prehistoric times to the present while explaining the historical, social, and political context of each artistic period

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Review: Art History, Volume II [with CD-ROM]

User Review  - Daniel - Goodreads

okay for a first intro , lacking in technical details a lot of the time I guess. Should re-read the 2nd last chapter in the near future. Read full review

Review: Art History Volume 2

User Review  - Rayanne Patton - Goodreads

Not impressed. I like Stokstad's earlier editions. The images are fabulous. Read full review

About the author (1999)

MARYLIN J. STOKSTAD is Judith Harris Murphy Distinguished Professor of Art History at the University of Kansas, Lawrence, and consultative curator of medieval art at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, Missouri. She is the author of the textbook Art History (1995). Her scholarly work includes a half-dozen books, several book chapters, reviews and museum publications, and a long list of articles for periodicals. She has also served as an editorial consultant to the Nelson-Atkins and St. Louis art museums, the World Book Encyclopedia and several major book publishers.

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