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50 Paintings You Should Know (Paperback) (Kristina Lowis & Tamsin Pickeral)
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Now available in an updated edition, thisgenerously illustrated book is a tour of themost important Western paintings sincethe Renaissance. Spanning seven centuries, this selection of 50 iconic paintingsoffers readers a crash course in art history while presentinggorgeous color reproductions that are a pleasure tocontemplate. Starting with Giotto's Arena Chapel frescoesand continuing through Botticelli's The Birth of Venus, daVinci's Mona Lisa, Vermeer's Girl with a Pearl Earring as wellas works by Monet, van Gogh, Cassatt, Cézanne, Dalí, Kahlo,Hopper, Pollock, Rothko, and O'Keeffe, nearly every importantpainter is represented in this book.
Number of Pages: 156.0