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The Resource The art book

The art book

Label
The art book
Title
The art book
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A brand-new revised and updated edition of Phaidon's accessible, acclaimed A-Z guide to the most important artists of all time. Updated for only the third time in its 16-year history, this new edition of the award-winning landmark publication has been refreshed with more than 40 important new artists, including many previously overlooked and marginal practitioners. The new edition spotlights more than 600 great artists from medieval to modern times. Breaking with traditional classifications, it throws together brilliant examples from all periods, schools, visions, and techniques, presenting an unparalleled visual sourcebook and a celebration of our rich, multifaceted culture. Artists featured for the first time in this edition include: Berenice Abbott, Hilma af Klint, El Anatsui, Romare Bearden, Mark Bradford, Cao Fei, Cecily Brown, Judy Chicago, John Currin, Guerrilla Girls, Lee Krasner, Jacob Lawrence, Kerry James Marshall, Joan Mitchell, Zanele Muholi, Takashi Murakami, Louise Nevelson, Clara Peeters, Jenny Saville, Wolfgang Tillmans, and more
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
709
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
NX
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Artists
  • Art
  • Art
  • Art
  • Art
  • Artists
Target audience
adult
Label
The art book
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
New edition.
Extent
592 pages
Isbn
9781838661342
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color portraits, color photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1153063711
  • (OCoLC)on1153063711
Label
The art book
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
New edition.
Extent
592 pages
Isbn
9781838661342
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color portraits, color photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1153063711
  • (OCoLC)on1153063711

Library Locations

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