Art Through the Ages by Helen Gardner

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Read Art Through the Ages Online Free - This classic art history survey text has sold over 2 million copies since 1st published in 1926. An ideal text for the full-year art history course, it surveys the entire span of Western art from prehistory to the present & offers overviews of significant areas of non-Western art. Heightened visual appeal & superior accuracy of color results from printing at 175-line resolution. Adds new maps, timelines & improved photographic views. Reorganized, expanded & revised chapters in Part I reflect significant changes in the field of ancient art over the last decade. Increases attention to sociopolitical context of works of art in the ancient world. Presents more classical works of art created for non-elite patrons. Reorganized Early Christian, Islamic & Byzantine material. Expands coverage of Chinese art & introduction of Korean art. Expands coverage of Mayan ceramics & stelae, new coverage of Peruvian textiles & Colombian goldwork. Revision of African art, updated in a separate chapter with twice as many images. Reorganized chapters covering Northern & Italian Renaissance. Increases coverage of women & minority artists. Reorganized 18th, 19th & 20th-century material. New images from 19-20th-century artists.



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Ahmad rated it ★★★☆☆

April 23, 2017

Art Through the Ages, Helen Gardner تاریخ نخستین نگرش: یکی از روزهای مارس سال 1987 میلادی عنوان: هنر در گذر زمان؛ نویسنده: هلن گاردنر؛ تجدیدنظر: هورست دلاکروا؛ ریچارد ج. تنسی؛ مترجم: محمدعلی فرامرزی؛ تهران؛ آگاه، نگاه، 1365؛ در 811 ص؛ نقشه؛ مصور، بخشی رنگی؛ کتابنامه دارد؛ چاپ دوم 1370؛ شابک چاپ سو...


Mona rated it ★★★★☆

May 18, 2008

تاریخ هنر قدیمی و مرجع و کاملا استفاده شده در کتاب های درسی هنرستان... با ترتیبی خوب و عکس های کثیر تاریخ هنر رو توضیح داده


Charlotte rated it ★★★★★

January 29, 2008

I really did read this textbook cover to cover, for an AP Art History class. From ancient to modern - it gives a good summary. Not good for in-depth knowledge on specific topics. The broad range of topics led me to do my own research and helped me with Renaissance, Modern and American Art History...


Adele rated it ★★★★★

August 07, 2013

This is the best textbook I ever had. Sadly, all the history I know comes from this book. I can't say if it is a good art-history book, since all the art-history I learned came from here, but I know it is very informative and interesting from 'the layman's perspective' (for lack of a less annoyin...


Brooke rated it ★★★★☆

January 15, 2011

When I was in college as a freshman, this textbook was assigned for a survey class. It was the first textbook I've ever decided to keep and since then, I have read it almost entirely. I don't have an AH degree or anything like that, but as a enthusiast I wuld recommend it for anyone who aspires t...


Rob rated it ★★★★★

September 16, 2011

This was my college text book. The current editors (at the time) were my college professors. I've read this and re-read this countless times through my life time. Like all great history books there are newly discovered names every time you re-read it. Fabulous general reference.


Robyn26 rated it ★★★★☆

November 07, 2012

I read this book in college and found it to be very educational and enjoyable. I have enjoyed pulling this book out for review several times since then. I recently read a great book called, "The Art Dockuments" by author Carlton Davis. This a non-fiction book with a collection of stories about th...


Ali rated it ★★★☆☆

January 26, 2008

این کتاب قطور توسط محمدتقی فرامرزی به فارسی برگردانده شده و همراه با تصاویر کتاب اصلی توسط انتشارات آگاه در 1365 چاپ و منتشر شده است.


Elham.d rated it ★★★★☆

January 06, 2015

میتوان جز کتابهای جامع تاریخ هنر دسته بندی کرد.البته در هنر قرن20 به خلاصه گویی رسیده


Christina rated it ★★★★☆

July 16, 2013

Art Through the Ages was used during both of my Art History courses that I took in my undergraduate studio art program. I really enjoyed the sections of this book that we studied. It gives a broad, yet comprehensive, view about how art has progressed over time and the historical events that influ...





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