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Throughout the previous seven editions, this text has earned a reputation for elegance and the highest standards of quality. Living with Art helps students develop an appreciation of art by offering a clear and comprehensive introduction to the visual arts from several perspectives: themes and purposes of art; the vocabulary of art; individual art media (painting, drawing, camera arts, sculpture, architecture, etc.); and the history of art. The book is rich with illustrations drawn from a wide range of artistic cultures and time periods.
Table of Contents
|Living with Art|
|What Is Art?|
|Themes and Purposes of Art|
|The Vocabulary Of Art|
|The Visual Elements|
|Principles of Design|
|The Camera Arts: Photography, Film, and Video|
|Graphic Design and Illustration|
|Arts In Time|
|Ancient Mediterranean Worlds|
|Christianity and the Formation of Europe|
|The 17th and 18th Centuries|
|Arts of Islam and of Africa|
|Arts of East Asia: India, China, and Japan|
|Arts of the Pacific and of the Americas|
|The Modern World: 1800-1945|
|Art Since 1945|
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