An Expert Companion to Help You Understand, Interpret and Enjoy
A&C Black 2008
Paperback 192pp Illustrated 225x165mm
9780713687309   Product Code: 11982
For anyone who loves to visit art galleries and museums, this richly illustrated book provides an expert companion to help understand, interpret and enjoy paintings, whether medieval altarpieces or Tracey Emin's Everyone I Have Ever Slept With. Arranged chronologically within themes such as the Nude, Religious Painting, Still Life and Landscape, it offers intelligent insights into the theories and ideas behind all the most significant movements in the history of art.