The Annotated Mona Lisa

Presents the history of art from prehistoric times to the present day, describes major artists and movements, and details the influence of art on society through the ages.

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  • Author : Carol Strickland
  • Publisher : Andrews McMeel Publishing
  • Pages : 206 pages
  • ISBN : 9780740768729
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 9 reviews
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The Annotated Mona Lisa

The Annotated Mona Lisa
  • Author : Carol Strickland,John Boswell
  • Publisher : Andrews McMeel Publishing
  • Release : 01 October 2007
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Presents the history of art from prehistoric times to the present day, describes major artists and movements, and details the influence of art on society through the ages.

The Annotated Mona Lisa, Third Edition

The Annotated Mona Lisa, Third Edition
  • Author : Carol Strickland
  • Publisher : Annotated
  • Release : 09 January 2018
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An illustrated tutorial of prehistoric to contemporary world art, from cave paintings to video art installations to digital and Internet media in an easy-to-understand format. This heavily illustrated crash course in art history is revised and updated from the second edition published in 2007. Featuring succinct page-length essays, instructive sidebars, and more than 300 photographs, The Annotated Mona Lisa: A Crash Course in Art History from Prehistoric to Present takes art education out of the realm of dreary textbooks, demystifies jargon and

The Annotated Arch

The Annotated Arch
  • Author : Carol Strickland,Amy Handy
  • Publisher : Andrews McMeel Publishing
  • Release : 11 April 2001
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Traces the historical and technological development of the arch from the ancient world to the twentieth century, and highlights the arches of the Colosseum, Chartres Cathedral, Monticello, and the Guggenheim Museum.

The Art Teacher's Book of Lists

The Art Teacher's Book of Lists
  • Author : Helen D. Hume
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 09 November 2010
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A revised and updated edition of the best-selling resource for art teachers This time-tested book is written for teachers who need accurate and updated information about the world of art, artists, and art movements, including the arts of Africa, Asia, Native America and other diverse cultures. The book is filled with tools, resources, and ideas for creating art in multiple media. Written by an experienced artist and art instructor, the book is filled with vital facts, data, readings, and other

Art of the Western World

Art of the Western World
  • Author : Bruce Cole,Adelheid M. Gealt
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 15 December 1991
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Traces the history of Western art from its classical roots up to the present day, and integrates the works of each period with the history, values, and ideals that gave birth to them

Why a Painting Is Like a Pizza

Why a Painting Is Like a Pizza
  • Author : Nancy G. Heller
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 31 December 2019
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The first time she made a pizza from scratch, art historian Nancy Heller made the observation that led her to write this entertaining guide to contemporary art. Comparing modern art not only to pizzas but also to traditional and children's art, Heller shows us how we can refine analytical tools we already possess to understand and enjoy even the most unfamiliar paintings and sculptures. How is a painting like a pizza? Both depend on visual balance for much of their

Becoming Art

Becoming Art
  • Author : Howard Morphy
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 28 August 2020
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Thirty years ago Australian Aboriginal art was little more than a footnote to world art. Today, it is considered to be an important contemporary art movement, often promoted as being connected to a deep cultural past. Becoming Art provides a new analysis of the shifting cultural and social contexts that surround the production of Aboriginal art. Transcending the boundaries between anthropology and art history, the book draws on arguments from both disciplines to provide a unique interdisciplinary perspective that places

Visual Culture

Visual Culture
  • Author : Richard Howells,Joaquim Negreiros
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 05 March 2019
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This is a book about how to read visual images: from fine art to photography, film, television and new media. It explores how meaning is communicated by the wide variety of texts that inhabit our increasingly visual world. But, rather than simply providing set meanings to individual images, Visual Culture teaches readers how to interpret visual texts with their own eyes. While the first part of the book takes readers through differing theoretical approaches to visual analysis, the second part

The Eagle and the Swan

The Eagle and the Swan
  • Author : Carol Strickland
  • Publisher : Echo Point Books & Media
  • Release : 09 November 2018
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Famed for her stirring "Leda and the Swan" performance in the Imperial Palaces, a beautiful dancer changes the course of history. The soldier and the swan dancer join on a treacherous path to power that leads all the way to the throne. The events that ensue, amid the struggles and politics of a society in flux, leave a city in ruins.

Cave Paintings to Picasso

Cave Paintings to Picasso
  • Author : Henry M. Sayre
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release : 26 August 2004
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From prehistoric cave paintings to the Mona Lisa, from Nefertiti to Andy Warhol's Big Campbell's Soup Can 19, this book pairs full-color reproductions of 50 of the world's most celebrated masterpieces with brief, kid-accessible stories about how they were made, who made them and where they fit in the fascinating history of art. Featuring art from Europe, Africa, Asia, and America, organized chronologically, and including timelines and a glossary of art terms, this book is a wonderful overview of art and culture

The Illustrated Timeline of Art History

The Illustrated Timeline of Art History
  • Author : Carol Strickland
  • Publisher : Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
  • Release : 14 June 2021
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From cave paintings to Jeff Koons--that’s where this stunningly illustrated history of art takes you. Filled with pictures of paintings, sculptures, museum artifacts, and architectural standouts, and a cross-cultural approach that encompasses European, American, Asian, and Islamic masterpieces, it proceeds on a thrilling visual tour. Carol Strickland--author of the bestselling Annotated Mona Lisa (300,000 copies sold)--serves as guide, and delivers superb background that sets the stage for each era’s timeline, as well as informative sidebars that reveal the

Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs
  • Author : Walter Isaacson
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 14 June 2021
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Draws on more than forty interviews with Steve Jobs, as well as interviews with family members, friends, competitors, and colleagues to offer a look at the co-founder and leading creative force behind the Apple computer company.

Judgment and Contemporary Art Criticism

Judgment and Contemporary Art Criticism
  • Author : Melanie O'Brian
  • Publisher : Projectile Pub Society
  • Release : 14 June 2021
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Matters of value and judgment are the subject of recently intensified debate within art criticism. Has art criticism suffered a collective failure of nerve as names and styles boom and bust with increasing rapidity? Conversely, does a discourse that traffics in value judgments risk being coopted into serving--or perhaps even serve outright--as a consumer guide to a bloated contemporary art market in which commerce and critical discourse frequently seem to be at odds with each other? Growing out of a

Barron's AP Art History

Barron's AP Art History
  • Author : Nici
  • Publisher : Barrons Educational Series Incorporated
  • Release : 01 January 2008
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Provides a diagnostic test to determine strengths and weaknesses, reviews subjects on the exam, and includes two full-length practice tests with answers and explanations.