50 Artists You Should Know
This vibrant reference guide profiles 50 major artists alongside their representative works. The entries are presented in an eye-catching format that includes brief biographies, time lines, and critical analyses. Additional information helps readers locate the artist's work online and in museums, a glossary of important terms, and sidebars highlighting relevant movements and techniques. Arranged chronologically, the selection of artists includes every major artistic movement and development since the Gothic period, giving readers a clear understanding of the evolution of the visual arts. Perfect for casual reading or easy reference, this accessible overview is a fun and practical art history lesson that everyone can enjoy.
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Please let me correct you on a couple of things and point out a few others.
1) Manet was never an impressionist. He never displayed with them. He to the end of of his career wanted to get recognition from the salon, so please do not refer to him as an impressionist painter.
2) How c... ...more