Art Across Time: The Fourteenth Century to the Present

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  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2005-01-01
  • Publisher: MCGRAW HILL
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Art across Time seeks to inspire students in their study of art through a combination of large-scale reproductions, extensive use of color photographs, and effective incorporation of contextual material.

Table of Contents

Introduction Why Do We Study the History of Art?

Chapter 12 Precursors of the Renaissance

Part IV

Chapter 13 The Early Renaissance

Window on the World: Perspective in Asian Painting

Chapter 14 The High Renaissance in Italy

Chapter 15 Mannerism and the Later Sixteenth Century in Italy

Chapter 16 Sixteenth-Century Painting in Northern Europe

Part V

Chapter 17 The Baroque Style in Western Europe

Window on the World: Mughal Art and the Baroque

Chapter 18 Rococo and the Eighteenth Century

Part VI

Chapter 19 Neoclassicism: The Late Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Centuries

Chapter 20 Romanticism: The Late Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Centuries

Chapter 21 Nineteenth-Century Realism

Chapter 22 Nineteenth-Century Impressionism

Window on the World: Japanese Woodblock Prints

Chapter 23 Post-Impressionism and the Late Nineteenth Century

Window on the World: Gauguin and Oceania

Part VII

Chapter 24 Turn of the Century: Early Picasso, Fauvism, Expressionism, and Matisse

Window on the World: African Art and the European Avant-Garde

Chapter 25 Cubism, Futurism, and Related Twentieth-Century Styles

Chapter 26 Dada, Surrealism, Fantasy, and the United States Between the Wars

Window on the World: Hopi Kachinas

Chapter 27 Abstract Expressionism

Chapter 28 Pop Art, Op Art, Minimalism, and Conceptualism

Chapter 29 Innovation and Continuity

Suggestions for Further Reading
Literary Acknowledgments
Photo Credits

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