This book is an introductory guide to developing an understanding and appreciation of art. It begins by tackling the fundamental question "what is art?" and illustrates different approaches, styles and genres through numerous examples. Includes a glossary of keywords for reference.
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Onsite

Location code REF.POG2
Language

English

Keyword

art history

Publication/Creation date

2008

No of pages

183

ISBN / ISSN

9780071625869

No of copies

1

Content type

monograph

Chapter headings
What is art and what is art history?
Judging by appearances
Looking beyond the picture frame
Art today: contemporary ways of looking
Art in museums and galleries: spectacle and display
Categorizing the history of art
Teach Yourself Art History
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Teach Yourself Art History