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Art of the Western world

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Product description

Published by Boxtree in 1989. Hardback with dust cover, used but in very good condition. Contains many photographs and illustrations. Spanning the supreme artistic achievements of western civilization from classical antiquity to post-modernism, this book - tied to an 18 part Channel 4 series - is a lavishly illustrated and comprehensive account of western art.;It is divided into 18 chapters, each corresponding to one episode of the series, and each written by a leading authority on that period. Particular attention is paid to the social context in which the artist worked and each chapter includes an interpretative guide to two works considered by the author to be particularly representative of the period.

Item details

Author(s):
Ed. Denise Hooker
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
29 x 22.5 cms (11.75 x 9.25 ins)
Edition:
1989
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1852832487
ISBN-13:
9781852832483
Number of pages:
464
Publisher:
Boxtree
Title:
Art Of The Western World

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Published by Boxtree in 1989. Hardback with dust cover, used but in very good condition. Contains many photographs and illustrations. Spanning the supreme artistic achievements of western civilization from classical antiquity to post-modernism, this book - tied to an 18 part Channel 4 series - is a lavishly illustrated and comprehensive account of western art.;It is divided into 18 chapters, each corresponding to one episode of the series, and each written by a leading authority on that period. Particular attention is paid to the social context in which the artist worked and each chapter includes an interpretative guide to two works considered by the author to be particularly representative of the period.

Author(s):
Ed. Denise Hooker
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
29 x 22.5 cms (11.75 x 9.25 ins)
Edition:
1989
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1852832487
ISBN-13:
9781852832483
Number of pages:
464
Publisher:
Boxtree
Title:
Art Of The Western World

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