Gardner's Art through the Ages: The Western Perspective, by Fred S. Kleiner

By Fred S. Kleiner

ISBN: 1133954812
ISBN-13: 9781133954811
eISBN: 1285415159
eISBN-13: 9781285415154
Edition: 14

GARDNER'S paintings in the course of the a while: THE WESTERN viewpoint, Fourteenth variation, will give you a accomplished, fantastically illustrated journey of the world's nice creative traditions! effortless to learn and comprehend, the fourteenth version of the main widely-read artwork heritage publication within the English language maintains to conform, delivering a wealthy cultural backdrop for every of the lined classes and geographical destinations, and incorporating new artists and artwork forms—all reproduced in accordance with the top criteria of readability and colour constancy. a whole on-line atmosphere, together with all pictures and an e-book, is usually to be had. the original scale characteristic may also help you higher visualize the particular dimension of the artistic endeavors proven within the e-book. inside every one bankruptcy, the "Framing the Era" overviews, a brand new timeline, and the chapter-ending part entitled "The titanic Picture", enable you to comprehend the cultural and old forces that encouraged every one artwork.

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Due to electronic rights, some third party content may be suppressed from the eBook and/or eChapter(s). Editorial review has deemed that any suppressed content does not materially affect the overall learning experience. Cengage Learning reserves the right to remove additional content at any time if subsequent rights restrictions require it. 1 Most of the animals painted on prehistoric cave walls do not stand on a common ground line, nor do they share a common orientation. Paleolithic paintings have no background and no indication of place.

The lateral section shows not only the interior of the choir with its vaults and tall stained-glass windows but also the structure of the roof and the form of the exterior flying buttresses holding the vaults in place. Other types of architectural drawings appear throughout this book. An elevation drawing is a head-on view of an external or 0 0 N 20 10 5 internal wall. A cutaway combines in a single drawing an exterior view with an interior view of part of a building. This overview of the art historian’s vocabulary is not exhaustive, nor have artists used only painting, drawing, sculpture, and architecture as media over the millennia.

WCL1 01 Map 1-1 Paleolithic Art Prehistoric sites in Europe. Copyright 2012 Cengage Learning. All Rights Reserved. May not be copied, scanned, or duplicated, in whole or in part. Due to electronic rights, some third party content may be suppressed from the eBook and/or eChapter(s). Second proof Editorial review has deemed that any suppressed content does not materially affect the overall learning experience. Cengage Learning reserves the right to remove additional content at any time if subsequent rights restrictions require it.

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