(From the publisher):
Internationally renowned art historian Sister Wendy Beckett brings her knowledge, her deep love of art, and her luminous insights to The Story of Painting
-- making a difficult subject accessible and stimulating to all.
The Story of Painting features more than 450 masterpieces – all faithfully reproduced in rich, full color – chronicling the developments and movements in the history of painting over the past 800 years, from Gothic to Renaissance, Romanticism to Impressionism, Post-Impressionism to Modernism. Each movement is introduced by visual timelines to provide an instant overview of the significant artists and paintings of that era.
Original title: The Story of Painting
Genre: Fiction→ Nonfiction (admin Use Only)