Understanding paintings: themes in art explored and explained

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Watson-Guptill,
Pub. Date:
2000.
Language:
English
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A book which discusses the entire history of painting by genre rather than chronology, this fresh approach gives readers a new, enlightened way to view and understand the language of art through the ages. Subject matters discussed include religious art, myth and allegories, the nude, history painting, still life, portraiture, landscape, genre and abstraction. 550 color illustrations.
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subject_facet Painting -- Appreciation, Painting -- History
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