Art: a brief history

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Prentice-Hall, 2003 - Art - 558 pages
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Based upon the widely acclaimed Art History by renowned author Marilyn Stokstad, Art: A Brief History combines a richly illustrated survey of Western art with extensive coverage of other continents including Asia, Africa, and the Pacific. Its animated yet clear narrative tells the many-sided story of all the arts.

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User Review  - Shannon Thompson - Goodreads

I read this for my art history class at the University of Kansas. Very interesting and informative, but - at times - confusing in the orders of sections within a chapter. The examples are sometimes ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ainsley Thrasher - Goodreads

This of course was a book for school, but I always find myself going back to it to remind myself of things because it has a lot of good works and artists in it. Read full review

Contents

Starter Kit
5
Use Notes
12
Introduction
25
Copyright

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About the author (2003)

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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