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Book of art

Author: Rosie Dickins
Publisher: London : Usborne, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains hundreds of works of art from the world's major collections. In this title, photographs or artworks are combined with text, a timeline, biographic details of major artists, and an extensive glossary of key terms. It includes internet links to recommended websites that allow readers to access online games and activities.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rosie Dickins
ISBN: 9781409583011 1409583015
OCLC Number: 883463465
Target Audience: Key Stage 2.; Key Stage 3.
Description: pages cm
Contents: What is art? --
Looking at paintings --
Story paintings --
Portraits --
Landscapes --
Still lifes --
What is modern art? --
Looking at modern art --
Ancient and medieval art: Before 1400: Art and magic --
Classical art --
Patterns and monsters --
Saints and sinners --
Wilton Diptych --
Art and prayer --
Courtly delight --
Renaissance: 1400 to 1600: Making it real --
Born again --
Renaissance portraits --
Arnolfini portrait --
Fresh look --
Telling stories --
Venus and Mars --
Outdoor scenes --
Baroque and Rococo: 1600 to 1800: Dramatic art --
Supper at Emmaus --
Wars of religion --
Fit for a king --
Peace and war --
Town and country --
Everyday life --
Making arrangements --
Flights of fancy --
High society --
Vacation snapshots --
Revolution: 1800 to 1900: Making history --
Sun and storm --
Dreams and legends --
City life --
Rain, steam and speed --
Great outdoors --
Colorful views --
Getting away from it all --
Breaking away: 1900 to 1914: Running wild 100 --
Express yourself --
Seeing things differently --
Les Demoiselles --
Bright lights, big city --
Into the future --
Shapes and colors --
Dreams and conflicts: 1914 to 1945: Going to war --
Travoys arriving --
World gone mad --
In your dreams --
Building the future --
Power of persuasion --
Aftermath --
New directions: 1945 to 1969: New York, New York --
Shaping up --
On the streets --
Being popular --
Bigger Splash --
Famous faces --
Anything goes: 1970 onward: Beyond the frame --
Cold dark matter --
Outside the gallery --
Religious visions --
Model relationships --
Taking pictures --
Me, myself and I --
Behind the scenes: Artists' materials --
Tricks of the trade --
Preserving pictures --
Fame and fortune --
Faking it --
Timeline --
About the artists.
Responsibility: Rosie Dickins.

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