A great book, simply said. Not too wordy, and great artwork to see. Introduce yourself to all kinds of art.Published on March 25 2004 by Adam
The Art Book catalogs, alphabetically, 500 artists spanning from medieval to modern. It also includes helpful glossarys of both techincal terms and artistic movements, as well as a... Read morePublished on Feb. 4 2004 by "trailer_princess"
This is a must-have for anyone with an interest in the history of art. Not only intelligently organized (alphabetically), but colorful & detailed. Read morePublished on Sept. 1 2003 by felicitaz
This is a great book to increase knowledge about the art hisory and culture in a very quick way...
Some of the universities that me and my mate wanted to study asked for art... Read more
For people who are interested in art, but don't want to get bogged down with a long series of dates and other supplemental materials, this book is the way to go. Read morePublished on July 26 2001 by Jose
I've used this book countless times for research, etc. It's a reference guide to 500 artists, and on one small page gives what is usually their most famous piece (Leonardo da... Read morePublished on Aug. 2 2000 by Alejandra Vernon
What some books take volumes to convey, this book often provides in a page long description. Listing the artists alphabetically provides a lovely contrast; seeing two random works... Read morePublished on March 21 2000 by "lovelyrita"