Name That Style: All about Isms in Art

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Millbrook Press, 2009 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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How many art styles can you name? Can you tell the difference between Naturalism and Realism? How about Cubism and Impressionism? In this book, art lover Bob Raczka clearly explains the basics of fourteen different art styles, spanning the 1430s to the 1970s. He also introduces such stylish artists as Jan van Eyck, Joseph Turner and Juan Gris. So get ready to brush up on your sense of style!
 

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Contents

Introduction
3
What is Naturalism?
5
What is Mannerism?
7
What is Neoclassicism?
9
What is Romanticism?
11
What is Realism?
13
What is Impressionism?
15
What is Pointillism?
17
What is Futurism?
23
What is Surrealism?
25
What is Abstract Expressionism?
27
What is Op Art?
29
What is Photorealism?
31
Photo Acknowledgements
32
Back Flap
33
Back Cover
34

What is Fauvism?
19
What is Cubism?
21

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About the author (2009)

Bob Raczka has written many books about art and art history for children, including "Lemonade: and Other Poems Squeezed from a Single "Word. He lives in Glen Ellyn, Illinois.

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