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The Annotated Mona Lisa A Crash Course in Art History from Prehistoric to Post ModernCarol Strickland's The Annotated Mona Lisa A Crash Course in Art History from Prehistoric to Post Modern offers an illustrated tutorial of prehistoric to post modern art from cave paintings to video art installations to digital and Internet mediaLike music art is a universal language Although looking at works of art is a pleasurable enough experience to appreciate them fully reuires certain skills and knowledge I really did love this book I am not on artist never did much with art growing up but have learned to really appreciate art in my travels as an adult I've been yearning to learn about art a little history a little interconnectedness a little about major themes etc This book was perfect for all of that There was enough information to be informative and interesting but not so much to feel overwhelmed When I was curious about an artist or piece of art in the book it was easy to google for information This book has increased my understanding of art and will help me enjoy art even

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Dreary textbooks demystifies jargon and theory and makes the history of art movements accessible to beginning art museum goers – even at a cursory reading From Stonehenge to the Guggenheim and from African art to Warhol than 25000 years of art is distilled into five sections prehistoric and medieval renaissance and baroue the nineteenth century modern art and contemporary art covering a little than 200 page Great for a uick overview of Art History that can lead to a ridiculous amount of research topics of interest for anyone interested in art It does not go into extensive detail about any of the artists or movements but provides a great base for anyone interested in learning about art history in general uick easy read

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eBook õ ePub The Annotated Mona Lisa ç A Crash Course in Art History from Prehistoric to Post Free ¾ Carol Strickland's The Annotated Mona Lisa A Crash Course in Art History from Prehistoric to Post Modern offers an illustrated tutorial of prehistoric to post modern art fCarol Strickland from the introduction to The Annotated Mona Lisa A Crash Course in Art History from Prehistoric to Post ModernThis heavily illustrated crash course in art history is revised and updated Featuring succinct page length essays instructive sidebars and than 300 photographs The Annotated Mona Lisa A Crash Course in Art History from Prehistoric to Post Modern takes art education out of the realm of This book covers art history pretty well For me anyways it gave me a great jumping off point to get into art and it provided me with a mental timeline of how movements came and went over time It goes from prehistoric to contemporary in about 200 pages or so which is made even incredible by the fact that I actually understood it in such a short time I found its best feature to be the portions on modern art as I have an affinity for that as is and to see it explained well was very helpful Overall I very much liked it and anyone else who wants to get into art probably will too