SUB-TITLE: A Handbook for the Artist and Art Lover. BOOK NUMBER: 00484X870. SYNOPSIS: An indispensable reference guide for all art lovers, from exhibition and museum visitors to students and amateur artists. Contains straightforward, clear explanations of more than 1000 terms, including accounts of styles and schools, catalogue terms, specialist jargon, and materials and methods of all aspects of painting, drawing, sculpture and printmaking. Illustrated throughout with drawings, diagrams, and photographs of typical examples and technical processes.