Exploring World Art
The Arnolfini Marriage, an Egyptian mummy, a gilded clock, a Japanese puppet, Van Gogh's Irises, a Tibetan conch trumpet, an Eskimo mask, and a meso-American calendar. These are just a few of the treasures from Europe, the Americas, Asia, Africa and Australasia featured in this book, an eye-opening introduction to the wonders of world art. The artefacts are organized and explored in five themes: time and space; other worlds; people's lives; fantasy and history; and the natural world.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - abrinkman - LibraryThing
Let me start by saying that I am not an artist. I dabble. I paint. I photograph. I crochet. I knit. I have even tried my hand at quilting – much harder than you think. In other words, I like to get my ... Read full review