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Gardner’s Art Through the Ages

PKG GARDNERS ART T/AGES: WESTE RN V1/V2

The Western Perspective, Volumes I and II
Gardner’s Art Through the Ages
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16
Pub Date
2020-01-01
Copyright Year
2021
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0357439244
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9780357439241
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Wadsworth Publishing
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11.44 in
1.88 in
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Soft Cover
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Experience the wonders of human creativity in GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: THE WESTERN PERSPECTIVE, 16th Edition! A grand tour of the most celebrated works in Western Civilization, from the Stone Age to the modern era, this introductory text has been a classroom favorite for 85 years. Every chapter includes rich and compelling discussions of pivotal art works, periods and geographies in art history, as well as new artists and art forms. The bold illustrations on the pages look almost as good as the real thing, especially when you use the unique Scale feature to imagine a work?s stature from the artist?s point of view. And to keep your course success in focus, the text offers Quick Review Captions and Big Picture Overviews, as well as an optional ebook that enables you to zoom in on fine details of paintings, sculptures, and priceless art forms of all kinds.
  • Enhanced Focus: Two new chapters separate European and American art and architecture from 1900 to 1945, giving these topics the attention they deserve.
  • Enhanced Focus: Two new chapters separate European and American art and architecture from 1900 to 1945, giving these topics the attention they deserve.
  • Living Artists: A chapter on Contemporary Art Worldwide features new works by living artists, including Kerry James Marshall, Faith Ringgold, Sokari Douglas Camp, Damien Hirst and Doris Salcedo.
  • Living Artists: A chapter on Contemporary Art Worldwide features new works by living artists, including Kerry James Marshall, Faith Ringgold, Sokari Douglas Camp, Damien Hirst and Doris Salcedo.
  • Global Locators: Using Google Earth coordinates for sites and the provenance of artwork discussed in the text offers a virtual tour of art through the ages.
  • Global Locators: Using Google Earth coordinates for sites and the provenance of artwork discussed in the text offers a virtual tour of art through the ages.
  • A Second Opinion Essays: These essays introduce students to current debates in the history of art and architecture, emphasizing the ever-changing dynamic of the art world.
  • A Second Opinion Essays: These essays introduce students to current debates in the history of art and architecture, emphasizing the ever-changing dynamic of the art world.
  • MindTap & Cengage Mobile: Reimagined for the 21st century, the most widely read and respected art history text is available in MindTap, the customizable and mobile-optimized multimedia teaching and learning platform.
  • MindTap & Cengage Mobile: Reimagined for the 21st century, the most widely read and respected art history text is available in MindTap, the customizable and mobile-optimized multimedia teaching and learning platform.
  • Visual Scaling: To help readers appreciate size and scale as a component in describing artwork, a scale is positioned next to images of paintings, statues, and other works, as well as architectural plans.
  • Visual Scaling: To help readers appreciate size and scale as a component in describing artwork, a scale is positioned next to images of paintings, statues, and other works, as well as architectural plans.
  • Full-Color Reconstructions: Exquisitely rendered by John Burge, these three-dimensional views of important architectural sites help readers imagine these sites as they once existed.
  • Full-Color Reconstructions: Exquisitely rendered by John Burge, these three-dimensional views of important architectural sites help readers imagine these sites as they once existed.
  • Big Picture Features: "The Big Picture" full-page synopsis concludes every chapter, reinforcing key topics and representative artworks from each historical period.
  • Big Picture Features: "The Big Picture" full-page synopsis concludes every chapter, reinforcing key topics and representative artworks from each historical period.
  • Mobile-Optimized Flashcards: Students can review key concepts and works of art on the go with the MindTap Mobile App.
  • Mobile-Optimized Flashcards: Students can review key concepts and works of art on the go with the MindTap Mobile App.
  • MindTap Success: Take art history to new and interactive heights with over 1,600 high-resolution images, 300 video clips, exercises and quizzes, self-study tools, a glossary and audio pronunciation guide, Google Earth coordinates, and other resources.
  • MindTap Success: Take art history to new and interactive heights with over 1,600 high-resolution images, 300 video clips, exercises and quizzes, self-study tools, a glossary and audio pronunciation guide, Google Earth coordinates, and other resources.
  • Architecture videos in MindTap: Students experience "being really there" by taking a virtual tour of significant monuments and sites while learning more about interior and exterior features and details.
  • Architecture videos in MindTap: Students experience "being really there" by taking a virtual tour of significant monuments and sites while learning more about interior and exterior features and details.
  • Expert Storytelling: Award-winning scholar Fred Kleiner blends art history with rich stories and clear organization, making the 16th edition easier for students to understand than other texts.
  • Expert Storytelling: Award-winning scholar Fred Kleiner blends art history with rich stories and clear organization, making the 16th edition easier for students to understand than other texts.
  • Additional Art: Always the dependable, go-to resource, this edition features more works of art and architecture than any competing title.
  • Additional Art: Always the dependable, go-to resource, this edition features more works of art and architecture than any competing title.
  • Improved Images: With more than 200 new images and enhancements to existing images, the 16th edition offers the highest quality reproduction images in terms of clarity and color-fidelity.
  • Improved Images: With more than 200 new images and enhancements to existing images, the 16th edition offers the highest quality reproduction images in terms of clarity and color-fidelity.
  • Volume I.
  • Introduction: What is Art History?
  • 1. Art in the Stone Age.
  • 2. Ancient Mesopotamia and Persia.
  • 3. Egypt from Narmer to Cleopatra.
  • 4. The Prehistoric Aegean.
  • 5. Ancient Greece.
  • 6. The Etruscans.
  • 7. The Roman Empire.
  • 8. Late Antiquity.
  • 9. Byzantium.
  • 10. The Islamic World.
  • 11. Early Medieval Europe.
  • 12. Romanesque Europe.
  • 13. Gothic Europe North of the Alps.
  • 14. Late Medieval Italy.
  • Volume II.
  • Before 1300.
  • Introduction: What is Art History?
  • 14. Late Medieval Italy.
  • 15. Late Medieval and Early Renaissance Northern Europe.
  • 16. The Renaissance in Quattrocento Italy.
  • 17. Renaissance and Mannerism in Cinquecento Italy.
  • 18. High Renaissance and Mannerism in Northern Europe and Spain.
  • 19. The Baroque in Italy and Spain.
  • 20. The Baroque in Northern Europe.
  • 21. Rococo to Neoclassicism: The 18th Century in Europe and America.
  • 22. Romanticism, Realism, Photography: Europe and America, 1800 to 1870.
  • 23. Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Symbolism: Europe and America, 1870 to 1900.
  • 24. Modernism in Europe, 1900 to 1945.
  • 25. Modernism in the United States and Mexico, 1900 to 1945.
  • 26. Modernism and Postmodernism in Europe and America, 1945 to 1980.
  • 27. Contemporary Art Worldwide.
Experience the wonders of human creativity in GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: THE WESTERN PERSPECTIVE, 16th Edition! A grand tour of the most celebrated works in Western Civilization, from the Stone Age to the modern era, this introductory text has been a classroom favorite for 85 years. Every chapter includes rich and compelling discussions of pivotal art works, periods and geographies in art history, as well as new artists and art forms. The bold illustrations on the pages look almost as good as the real thing, especially when you use the unique Scale feature to imagine a work?s stature from the artist?s point of view. And to keep your course success in focus, the text offers Quick Review Captions and Big Picture Overviews, as well as an optional ebook that enables you to zoom in on fine details of paintings, sculptures, and priceless art forms of all kinds.
  • Enhanced Focus: Two new chapters separate European and American art and architecture from 1900 to 1945, giving these topics the attention they deserve.
  • Enhanced Focus: Two new chapters separate European and American art and architecture from 1900 to 1945, giving these topics the attention they deserve.
  • Living Artists: A chapter on Contemporary Art Worldwide features new works by living artists, including Kerry James Marshall, Faith Ringgold, Sokari Douglas Camp, Damien Hirst and Doris Salcedo.
  • Living Artists: A chapter on Contemporary Art Worldwide features new works by living artists, including Kerry James Marshall, Faith Ringgold, Sokari Douglas Camp, Damien Hirst and Doris Salcedo.
  • Global Locators: Using Google Earth coordinates for sites and the provenance of artwork discussed in the text offers a virtual tour of art through the ages.
  • Global Locators: Using Google Earth coordinates for sites and the provenance of artwork discussed in the text offers a virtual tour of art through the ages.
  • A Second Opinion Essays: These essays introduce students to current debates in the history of art and architecture, emphasizing the ever-changing dynamic of the art world.
  • A Second Opinion Essays: These essays introduce students to current debates in the history of art and architecture, emphasizing the ever-changing dynamic of the art world.
  • MindTap & Cengage Mobile: Reimagined for the 21st century, the most widely read and respected art history text is available in MindTap, the customizable and mobile-optimized multimedia teaching and learning platform.
  • MindTap & Cengage Mobile: Reimagined for the 21st century, the most widely read and respected art history text is available in MindTap, the customizable and mobile-optimized multimedia teaching and learning platform.
  • Visual Scaling: To help readers appreciate size and scale as a component in describing artwork, a scale is positioned next to images of paintings, statues, and other works, as well as architectural plans.
  • Visual Scaling: To help readers appreciate size and scale as a component in describing artwork, a scale is positioned next to images of paintings, statues, and other works, as well as architectural plans.
  • Full-Color Reconstructions: Exquisitely rendered by John Burge, these three-dimensional views of important architectural sites help readers imagine these sites as they once existed.
  • Full-Color Reconstructions: Exquisitely rendered by John Burge, these three-dimensional views of important architectural sites help readers imagine these sites as they once existed.
  • Big Picture Features: "The Big Picture" full-page synopsis concludes every chapter, reinforcing key topics and representative artworks from each historical period.
  • Big Picture Features: "The Big Picture" full-page synopsis concludes every chapter, reinforcing key topics and representative artworks from each historical period.
  • Mobile-Optimized Flashcards: Students can review key concepts and works of art on the go with the MindTap Mobile App.
  • Mobile-Optimized Flashcards: Students can review key concepts and works of art on the go with the MindTap Mobile App.
  • MindTap Success: Take art history to new and interactive heights with over 1,600 high-resolution images, 300 video clips, exercises and quizzes, self-study tools, a glossary and audio pronunciation guide, Google Earth coordinates, and other resources.
  • MindTap Success: Take art history to new and interactive heights with over 1,600 high-resolution images, 300 video clips, exercises and quizzes, self-study tools, a glossary and audio pronunciation guide, Google Earth coordinates, and other resources.
  • Architecture videos in MindTap: Students experience "being really there" by taking a virtual tour of significant monuments and sites while learning more about interior and exterior features and details.
  • Architecture videos in MindTap: Students experience "being really there" by taking a virtual tour of significant monuments and sites while learning more about interior and exterior features and details.
  • Expert Storytelling: Award-winning scholar Fred Kleiner blends art history with rich stories and clear organization, making the 16th edition easier for students to understand than other texts.
  • Expert Storytelling: Award-winning scholar Fred Kleiner blends art history with rich stories and clear organization, making the 16th edition easier for students to understand than other texts.
  • Additional Art: Always the dependable, go-to resource, this edition features more works of art and architecture than any competing title.
  • Additional Art: Always the dependable, go-to resource, this edition features more works of art and architecture than any competing title.
  • Improved Images: With more than 200 new images and enhancements to existing images, the 16th edition offers the highest quality reproduction images in terms of clarity and color-fidelity.
  • Improved Images: With more than 200 new images and enhancements to existing images, the 16th edition offers the highest quality reproduction images in terms of clarity and color-fidelity.
  • Volume I.
  • Introduction: What is Art History?
  • 1. Art in the Stone Age.
  • 2. Ancient Mesopotamia and Persia.
  • 3. Egypt from Narmer to Cleopatra.
  • 4. The Prehistoric Aegean.
  • 5. Ancient Greece.
  • 6. The Etruscans.
  • 7. The Roman Empire.
  • 8. Late Antiquity.
  • 9. Byzantium.
  • 10. The Islamic World.
  • 11. Early Medieval Europe.
  • 12. Romanesque Europe.
  • 13. Gothic Europe North of the Alps.
  • 14. Late Medieval Italy.
  • Volume II.
  • Before 1300.
  • Introduction: What is Art History?
  • 14. Late Medieval Italy.
  • 15. Late Medieval and Early Renaissance Northern Europe.
  • 16. The Renaissance in Quattrocento Italy.
  • 17. Renaissance and Mannerism in Cinquecento Italy.
  • 18. High Renaissance and Mannerism in Northern Europe and Spain.
  • 19. The Baroque in Italy and Spain.
  • 20. The Baroque in Northern Europe.
  • 21. Rococo to Neoclassicism: The 18th Century in Europe and America.
  • 22. Romanticism, Realism, Photography: Europe and America, 1800 to 1870.
  • 23. Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Symbolism: Europe and America, 1870 to 1900.
  • 24. Modernism in Europe, 1900 to 1945.
  • 25. Modernism in the United States and Mexico, 1900 to 1945.
  • 26. Modernism and Postmodernism in Europe and America, 1945 to 1980.
  • 27. Contemporary Art Worldwide.
Experience the wonders of human creativity in GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: THE WESTERN PERSPECTIVE, 16th Edition! A grand tour of the most celebrated works in Western Civilization, from the Stone Age to the modern era, this introductory text has been a classroom favorite for 85 years. Every chapter includes rich and compelling discussions of pivotal art works, periods and geographies in art history, as well as new artists and art forms. The bold illustrations on the pages look almost as good as the real thing, especially when you use the unique Scale feature to imagine a work?s stature from the artist?s point of view. And to keep your course success in focus, the text offers Quick Review Captions and Big Picture Overviews, as well as an optional ebook that enables you to zoom in on fine details of paintings, sculptures, and priceless art forms of all kinds.
  • Enhanced Focus: Two new chapters separate European and American art and architecture from 1900 to 1945, giving these topics the attention they deserve.
  • Enhanced Focus: Two new chapters separate European and American art and architecture from 1900 to 1945, giving these topics the attention they deserve.
  • Living Artists: A chapter on Contemporary Art Worldwide features new works by living artists, including Kerry James Marshall, Faith Ringgold, Sokari Douglas Camp, Damien Hirst and Doris Salcedo.
  • Living Artists: A chapter on Contemporary Art Worldwide features new works by living artists, including Kerry James Marshall, Faith Ringgold, Sokari Douglas Camp, Damien Hirst and Doris Salcedo.
  • Global Locators: Using Google Earth coordinates for sites and the provenance of artwork discussed in the text offers a virtual tour of art through the ages.
  • Global Locators: Using Google Earth coordinates for sites and the provenance of artwork discussed in the text offers a virtual tour of art through the ages.
  • A Second Opinion Essays: These essays introduce students to current debates in the history of art and architecture, emphasizing the ever-changing dynamic of the art world.
  • A Second Opinion Essays: These essays introduce students to current debates in the history of art and architecture, emphasizing the ever-changing dynamic of the art world.
  • MindTap & Cengage Mobile: Reimagined for the 21st century, the most widely read and respected art history text is available in MindTap, the customizable and mobile-optimized multimedia teaching and learning platform.
  • MindTap & Cengage Mobile: Reimagined for the 21st century, the most widely read and respected art history text is available in MindTap, the customizable and mobile-optimized multimedia teaching and learning platform.
  • Visual Scaling: To help readers appreciate size and scale as a component in describing artwork, a scale is positioned next to images of paintings, statues, and other works, as well as architectural plans.
  • Visual Scaling: To help readers appreciate size and scale as a component in describing artwork, a scale is positioned next to images of paintings, statues, and other works, as well as architectural plans.
  • Full-Color Reconstructions: Exquisitely rendered by John Burge, these three-dimensional views of important architectural sites help readers imagine these sites as they once existed.
  • Full-Color Reconstructions: Exquisitely rendered by John Burge, these three-dimensional views of important architectural sites help readers imagine these sites as they once existed.
  • Big Picture Features: "The Big Picture" full-page synopsis concludes every chapter, reinforcing key topics and representative artworks from each historical period.
  • Big Picture Features: "The Big Picture" full-page synopsis concludes every chapter, reinforcing key topics and representative artworks from each historical period.
  • Mobile-Optimized Flashcards: Students can review key concepts and works of art on the go with the MindTap Mobile App.
  • Mobile-Optimized Flashcards: Students can review key concepts and works of art on the go with the MindTap Mobile App.
  • MindTap Success: Take art history to new and interactive heights with over 1,600 high-resolution images, 300 video clips, exercises and quizzes, self-study tools, a glossary and audio pronunciation guide, Google Earth coordinates, and other resources.
  • MindTap Success: Take art history to new and interactive heights with over 1,600 high-resolution images, 300 video clips, exercises and quizzes, self-study tools, a glossary and audio pronunciation guide, Google Earth coordinates, and other resources.
  • Architecture videos in MindTap: Students experience "being really there" by taking a virtual tour of significant monuments and sites while learning more about interior and exterior features and details.
  • Architecture videos in MindTap: Students experience "being really there" by taking a virtual tour of significant monuments and sites while learning more about interior and exterior features and details.
  • Expert Storytelling: Award-winning scholar Fred Kleiner blends art history with rich stories and clear organization, making the 16th edition easier for students to understand than other texts.
  • Expert Storytelling: Award-winning scholar Fred Kleiner blends art history with rich stories and clear organization, making the 16th edition easier for students to understand than other texts.
  • Additional Art: Always the dependable, go-to resource, this edition features more works of art and architecture than any competing title.
  • Additional Art: Always the dependable, go-to resource, this edition features more works of art and architecture than any competing title.
  • Improved Images: With more than 200 new images and enhancements to existing images, the 16th edition offers the highest quality reproduction images in terms of clarity and color-fidelity.
  • Improved Images: With more than 200 new images and enhancements to existing images, the 16th edition offers the highest quality reproduction images in terms of clarity and color-fidelity.
  • Volume I.
  • Introduction: What is Art History?
  • 1. Art in the Stone Age.
  • 2. Ancient Mesopotamia and Persia.
  • 3. Egypt from Narmer to Cleopatra.
  • 4. The Prehistoric Aegean.
  • 5. Ancient Greece.
  • 6. The Etruscans.
  • 7. The Roman Empire.
  • 8. Late Antiquity.
  • 9. Byzantium.
  • 10. The Islamic World.
  • 11. Early Medieval Europe.
  • 12. Romanesque Europe.
  • 13. Gothic Europe North of the Alps.
  • 14. Late Medieval Italy.
  • Volume II.
  • Before 1300.
  • Introduction: What is Art History?
  • 14. Late Medieval Italy.
  • 15. Late Medieval and Early Renaissance Northern Europe.
  • 16. The Renaissance in Quattrocento Italy.
  • 17. Renaissance and Mannerism in Cinquecento Italy.
  • 18. High Renaissance and Mannerism in Northern Europe and Spain.
  • 19. The Baroque in Italy and Spain.
  • 20. The Baroque in Northern Europe.
  • 21. Rococo to Neoclassicism: The 18th Century in Europe and America.
  • 22. Romanticism, Realism, Photography: Europe and America, 1800 to 1870.
  • 23. Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Symbolism: Europe and America, 1870 to 1900.
  • 24. Modernism in Europe, 1900 to 1945.
  • 25. Modernism in the United States and Mexico, 1900 to 1945.
  • 26. Modernism and Postmodernism in Europe and America, 1945 to 1980.
  • 27. Contemporary Art Worldwide.
Experience the wonders of human creativity in GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: THE WESTERN PERSPECTIVE, 16th Edition! A grand tour of the most celebrated works in Western Civilization, from the Stone Age to the modern era, this introductory text has been a classroom favorite for 85 years. Every chapter includes rich and compelling discussions of pivotal art works, periods and geographies in art history, as well as new artists and art forms. The bold illustrations on the pages look almost as good as the real thing, especially when you use the unique Scale feature to imagine a work?s stature from the artist?s point of view. And to keep your course success in focus, the text offers Quick Review Captions and Big Picture Overviews, as well as an optional ebook that enables you to zoom in on fine details of paintings, sculptures, and priceless art forms of all kinds.
  • Enhanced Focus: Two new chapters separate European and American art and architecture from 1900 to 1945, giving these topics the attention they deserve.
  • Enhanced Focus: Two new chapters separate European and American art and architecture from 1900 to 1945, giving these topics the attention they deserve.
  • Living Artists: A chapter on Contemporary Art Worldwide features new works by living artists, including Kerry James Marshall, Faith Ringgold, Sokari Douglas Camp, Damien Hirst and Doris Salcedo.
  • Living Artists: A chapter on Contemporary Art Worldwide features new works by living artists, including Kerry James Marshall, Faith Ringgold, Sokari Douglas Camp, Damien Hirst and Doris Salcedo.
  • Global Locators: Using Google Earth coordinates for sites and the provenance of artwork discussed in the text offers a virtual tour of art through the ages.
  • Global Locators: Using Google Earth coordinates for sites and the provenance of artwork discussed in the text offers a virtual tour of art through the ages.
  • A Second Opinion Essays: These essays introduce students to current debates in the history of art and architecture, emphasizing the ever-changing dynamic of the art world.
  • A Second Opinion Essays: These essays introduce students to current debates in the history of art and architecture, emphasizing the ever-changing dynamic of the art world.
  • MindTap & Cengage Mobile: Reimagined for the 21st century, the most widely read and respected art history text is available in MindTap, the customizable and mobile-optimized multimedia teaching and learning platform.
  • MindTap & Cengage Mobile: Reimagined for the 21st century, the most widely read and respected art history text is available in MindTap, the customizable and mobile-optimized multimedia teaching and learning platform.
  • Visual Scaling: To help readers appreciate size and scale as a component in describing artwork, a scale is positioned next to images of paintings, statues, and other works, as well as architectural plans.
  • Visual Scaling: To help readers appreciate size and scale as a component in describing artwork, a scale is positioned next to images of paintings, statues, and other works, as well as architectural plans.
  • Full-Color Reconstructions: Exquisitely rendered by John Burge, these three-dimensional views of important architectural sites help readers imagine these sites as they once existed.
  • Full-Color Reconstructions: Exquisitely rendered by John Burge, these three-dimensional views of important architectural sites help readers imagine these sites as they once existed.
  • Big Picture Features: "The Big Picture" full-page synopsis concludes every chapter, reinforcing key topics and representative artworks from each historical period.
  • Big Picture Features: "The Big Picture" full-page synopsis concludes every chapter, reinforcing key topics and representative artworks from each historical period.
  • Mobile-Optimized Flashcards: Students can review key concepts and works of art on the go with the MindTap Mobile App.
  • Mobile-Optimized Flashcards: Students can review key concepts and works of art on the go with the MindTap Mobile App.
  • MindTap Success: Take art history to new and interactive heights with over 1,600 high-resolution images, 300 video clips, exercises and quizzes, self-study tools, a glossary and audio pronunciation guide, Google Earth coordinates, and other resources.
  • MindTap Success: Take art history to new and interactive heights with over 1,600 high-resolution images, 300 video clips, exercises and quizzes, self-study tools, a glossary and audio pronunciation guide, Google Earth coordinates, and other resources.
  • Architecture videos in MindTap: Students experience "being really there" by taking a virtual tour of significant monuments and sites while learning more about interior and exterior features and details.
  • Architecture videos in MindTap: Students experience "being really there" by taking a virtual tour of significant monuments and sites while learning more about interior and exterior features and details.
  • Expert Storytelling: Award-winning scholar Fred Kleiner blends art history with rich stories and clear organization, making the 16th edition easier for students to understand than other texts.
  • Expert Storytelling: Award-winning scholar Fred Kleiner blends art history with rich stories and clear organization, making the 16th edition easier for students to understand than other texts.
  • Additional Art: Always the dependable, go-to resource, this edition features more works of art and architecture than any competing title.
  • Additional Art: Always the dependable, go-to resource, this edition features more works of art and architecture than any competing title.
  • Improved Images: With more than 200 new images and enhancements to existing images, the 16th edition offers the highest quality reproduction images in terms of clarity and color-fidelity.
  • Improved Images: With more than 200 new images and enhancements to existing images, the 16th edition offers the highest quality reproduction images in terms of clarity and color-fidelity.
  • Volume I.
  • Introduction: What is Art History?
  • 1. Art in the Stone Age.
  • 2. Ancient Mesopotamia and Persia.
  • 3. Egypt from Narmer to Cleopatra.
  • 4. The Prehistoric Aegean.
  • 5. Ancient Greece.
  • 6. The Etruscans.
  • 7. The Roman Empire.
  • 8. Late Antiquity.
  • 9. Byzantium.
  • 10. The Islamic World.
  • 11. Early Medieval Europe.
  • 12. Romanesque Europe.
  • 13. Gothic Europe North of the Alps.
  • 14. Late Medieval Italy.
  • Volume II.
  • Before 1300.
  • Introduction: What is Art History?
  • 14. Late Medieval Italy.
  • 15. Late Medieval and Early Renaissance Northern Europe.
  • 16. The Renaissance in Quattrocento Italy.
  • 17. Renaissance and Mannerism in Cinquecento Italy.
  • 18. High Renaissance and Mannerism in Northern Europe and Spain.
  • 19. The Baroque in Italy and Spain.
  • 20. The Baroque in Northern Europe.
  • 21. Rococo to Neoclassicism: The 18th Century in Europe and America.
  • 22. Romanticism, Realism, Photography: Europe and America, 1800 to 1870.
  • 23. Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Symbolism: Europe and America, 1870 to 1900.
  • 24. Modernism in Europe, 1900 to 1945.
  • 25. Modernism in the United States and Mexico, 1900 to 1945.
  • 26. Modernism and Postmodernism in Europe and America, 1945 to 1980.
  • 27. Contemporary Art Worldwide.
  • Product Description
  • Experience the wonders of human creativity in GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: THE WESTERN PERSPECTIVE, 16th Edition! A grand tour of the most celebrated works in Western Civilization, from the Stone Age to the modern era, this introductory text has been a classroom favorite for 85 years. Every chapter includes rich and compelling discussions of pivotal art works, periods and geographies in art history, as well as new artists and art forms. The bold illustrations on the pages look almost as good as the real thing, especially when you use the unique Scale feature to imagine a work?s stature from the artist?s point of view. And to keep your course success in focus, the text offers Quick Review Captions and Big Picture Overviews, as well as an optional ebook that enables you to zoom in on fine details of paintings, sculptures, and priceless art forms of all kinds.
    • Enhanced Focus: Two new chapters separate European and American art and architecture from 1900 to 1945, giving these topics the attention they deserve.
    • Enhanced Focus: Two new chapters separate European and American art and architecture from 1900 to 1945, giving these topics the attention they deserve.
    • Living Artists: A chapter on Contemporary Art Worldwide features new works by living artists, including Kerry James Marshall, Faith Ringgold, Sokari Douglas Camp, Damien Hirst and Doris Salcedo.
    • Living Artists: A chapter on Contemporary Art Worldwide features new works by living artists, including Kerry James Marshall, Faith Ringgold, Sokari Douglas Camp, Damien Hirst and Doris Salcedo.
    • Global Locators: Using Google Earth coordinates for sites and the provenance of artwork discussed in the text offers a virtual tour of art through the ages.
    • Global Locators: Using Google Earth coordinates for sites and the provenance of artwork discussed in the text offers a virtual tour of art through the ages.
    • A Second Opinion Essays: These essays introduce students to current debates in the history of art and architecture, emphasizing the ever-changing dynamic of the art world.
    • A Second Opinion Essays: These essays introduce students to current debates in the history of art and architecture, emphasizing the ever-changing dynamic of the art world.
    • MindTap & Cengage Mobile: Reimagined for the 21st century, the most widely read and respected art history text is available in MindTap, the customizable and mobile-optimized multimedia teaching and learning platform.
    • MindTap & Cengage Mobile: Reimagined for the 21st century, the most widely read and respected art history text is available in MindTap, the customizable and mobile-optimized multimedia teaching and learning platform.
    • Visual Scaling: To help readers appreciate size and scale as a component in describing artwork, a scale is positioned next to images of paintings, statues, and other works, as well as architectural plans.
    • Visual Scaling: To help readers appreciate size and scale as a component in describing artwork, a scale is positioned next to images of paintings, statues, and other works, as well as architectural plans.
    • Full-Color Reconstructions: Exquisitely rendered by John Burge, these three-dimensional views of important architectural sites help readers imagine these sites as they once existed.
    • Full-Color Reconstructions: Exquisitely rendered by John Burge, these three-dimensional views of important architectural sites help readers imagine these sites as they once existed.
    • Big Picture Features: "The Big Picture" full-page synopsis concludes every chapter, reinforcing key topics and representative artworks from each historical period.
    • Big Picture Features: "The Big Picture" full-page synopsis concludes every chapter, reinforcing key topics and representative artworks from each historical period.
    • Mobile-Optimized Flashcards: Students can review key concepts and works of art on the go with the MindTap Mobile App.
    • Mobile-Optimized Flashcards: Students can review key concepts and works of art on the go with the MindTap Mobile App.
    • MindTap Success: Take art history to new and interactive heights with over 1,600 high-resolution images, 300 video clips, exercises and quizzes, self-study tools, a glossary and audio pronunciation guide, Google Earth coordinates, and other resources.
    • MindTap Success: Take art history to new and interactive heights with over 1,600 high-resolution images, 300 video clips, exercises and quizzes, self-study tools, a glossary and audio pronunciation guide, Google Earth coordinates, and other resources.
    • Architecture videos in MindTap: Students experience "being really there" by taking a virtual tour of significant monuments and sites while learning more about interior and exterior features and details.
    • Architecture videos in MindTap: Students experience "being really there" by taking a virtual tour of significant monuments and sites while learning more about interior and exterior features and details.
    • Expert Storytelling: Award-winning scholar Fred Kleiner blends art history with rich stories and clear organization, making the 16th edition easier for students to understand than other texts.
    • Expert Storytelling: Award-winning scholar Fred Kleiner blends art history with rich stories and clear organization, making the 16th edition easier for students to understand than other texts.
    • Additional Art: Always the dependable, go-to resource, this edition features more works of art and architecture than any competing title.
    • Additional Art: Always the dependable, go-to resource, this edition features more works of art and architecture than any competing title.
    • Improved Images: With more than 200 new images and enhancements to existing images, the 16th edition offers the highest quality reproduction images in terms of clarity and color-fidelity.
    • Improved Images: With more than 200 new images and enhancements to existing images, the 16th edition offers the highest quality reproduction images in terms of clarity and color-fidelity.
    • Volume I.
    • Introduction: What is Art History?
    • 1. Art in the Stone Age.
    • 2. Ancient Mesopotamia and Persia.
    • 3. Egypt from Narmer to Cleopatra.
    • 4. The Prehistoric Aegean.
    • 5. Ancient Greece.
    • 6. The Etruscans.
    • 7. The Roman Empire.
    • 8. Late Antiquity.
    • 9. Byzantium.
    • 10. The Islamic World.
    • 11. Early Medieval Europe.
    • 12. Romanesque Europe.
    • 13. Gothic Europe North of the Alps.
    • 14. Late Medieval Italy.
    • Volume II.
    • Before 1300.
    • Introduction: What is Art History?
    • 14. Late Medieval Italy.
    • 15. Late Medieval and Early Renaissance Northern Europe.
    • 16. The Renaissance in Quattrocento Italy.
    • 17. Renaissance and Mannerism in Cinquecento Italy.
    • 18. High Renaissance and Mannerism in Northern Europe and Spain.
    • 19. The Baroque in Italy and Spain.
    • 20. The Baroque in Northern Europe.
    • 21. Rococo to Neoclassicism: The 18th Century in Europe and America.
    • 22. Romanticism, Realism, Photography: Europe and America, 1800 to 1870.
    • 23. Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Symbolism: Europe and America, 1870 to 1900.
    • 24. Modernism in Europe, 1900 to 1945.
    • 25. Modernism in the United States and Mexico, 1900 to 1945.
    • 26. Modernism and Postmodernism in Europe and America, 1945 to 1980.
    • 27. Contemporary Art Worldwide.
  • Features
  • Experience the wonders of human creativity in GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: THE WESTERN PERSPECTIVE, 16th Edition! A grand tour of the most celebrated works in Western Civilization, from the Stone Age to the modern era, this introductory text has been a classroom favorite for 85 years. Every chapter includes rich and compelling discussions of pivotal art works, periods and geographies in art history, as well as new artists and art forms. The bold illustrations on the pages look almost as good as the real thing, especially when you use the unique Scale feature to imagine a work?s stature from the artist?s point of view. And to keep your course success in focus, the text offers Quick Review Captions and Big Picture Overviews, as well as an optional ebook that enables you to zoom in on fine details of paintings, sculptures, and priceless art forms of all kinds.
    • Enhanced Focus: Two new chapters separate European and American art and architecture from 1900 to 1945, giving these topics the attention they deserve.
    • Enhanced Focus: Two new chapters separate European and American art and architecture from 1900 to 1945, giving these topics the attention they deserve.
    • Living Artists: A chapter on Contemporary Art Worldwide features new works by living artists, including Kerry James Marshall, Faith Ringgold, Sokari Douglas Camp, Damien Hirst and Doris Salcedo.
    • Living Artists: A chapter on Contemporary Art Worldwide features new works by living artists, including Kerry James Marshall, Faith Ringgold, Sokari Douglas Camp, Damien Hirst and Doris Salcedo.
    • Global Locators: Using Google Earth coordinates for sites and the provenance of artwork discussed in the text offers a virtual tour of art through the ages.
    • Global Locators: Using Google Earth coordinates for sites and the provenance of artwork discussed in the text offers a virtual tour of art through the ages.
    • A Second Opinion Essays: These essays introduce students to current debates in the history of art and architecture, emphasizing the ever-changing dynamic of the art world.
    • A Second Opinion Essays: These essays introduce students to current debates in the history of art and architecture, emphasizing the ever-changing dynamic of the art world.
    • MindTap & Cengage Mobile: Reimagined for the 21st century, the most widely read and respected art history text is available in MindTap, the customizable and mobile-optimized multimedia teaching and learning platform.
    • MindTap & Cengage Mobile: Reimagined for the 21st century, the most widely read and respected art history text is available in MindTap, the customizable and mobile-optimized multimedia teaching and learning platform.
    • Visual Scaling: To help readers appreciate size and scale as a component in describing artwork, a scale is positioned next to images of paintings, statues, and other works, as well as architectural plans.
    • Visual Scaling: To help readers appreciate size and scale as a component in describing artwork, a scale is positioned next to images of paintings, statues, and other works, as well as architectural plans.
    • Full-Color Reconstructions: Exquisitely rendered by John Burge, these three-dimensional views of important architectural sites help readers imagine these sites as they once existed.
    • Full-Color Reconstructions: Exquisitely rendered by John Burge, these three-dimensional views of important architectural sites help readers imagine these sites as they once existed.
    • Big Picture Features: "The Big Picture" full-page synopsis concludes every chapter, reinforcing key topics and representative artworks from each historical period.
    • Big Picture Features: "The Big Picture" full-page synopsis concludes every chapter, reinforcing key topics and representative artworks from each historical period.
    • Mobile-Optimized Flashcards: Students can review key concepts and works of art on the go with the MindTap Mobile App.
    • Mobile-Optimized Flashcards: Students can review key concepts and works of art on the go with the MindTap Mobile App.
    • MindTap Success: Take art history to new and interactive heights with over 1,600 high-resolution images, 300 video clips, exercises and quizzes, self-study tools, a glossary and audio pronunciation guide, Google Earth coordinates, and other resources.
    • MindTap Success: Take art history to new and interactive heights with over 1,600 high-resolution images, 300 video clips, exercises and quizzes, self-study tools, a glossary and audio pronunciation guide, Google Earth coordinates, and other resources.
    • Architecture videos in MindTap: Students experience "being really there" by taking a virtual tour of significant monuments and sites while learning more about interior and exterior features and details.
    • Architecture videos in MindTap: Students experience "being really there" by taking a virtual tour of significant monuments and sites while learning more about interior and exterior features and details.
    • Expert Storytelling: Award-winning scholar Fred Kleiner blends art history with rich stories and clear organization, making the 16th edition easier for students to understand than other texts.
    • Expert Storytelling: Award-winning scholar Fred Kleiner blends art history with rich stories and clear organization, making the 16th edition easier for students to understand than other texts.
    • Additional Art: Always the dependable, go-to resource, this edition features more works of art and architecture than any competing title.
    • Additional Art: Always the dependable, go-to resource, this edition features more works of art and architecture than any competing title.
    • Improved Images: With more than 200 new images and enhancements to existing images, the 16th edition offers the highest quality reproduction images in terms of clarity and color-fidelity.
    • Improved Images: With more than 200 new images and enhancements to existing images, the 16th edition offers the highest quality reproduction images in terms of clarity and color-fidelity.
    • Volume I.
    • Introduction: What is Art History?
    • 1. Art in the Stone Age.
    • 2. Ancient Mesopotamia and Persia.
    • 3. Egypt from Narmer to Cleopatra.
    • 4. The Prehistoric Aegean.
    • 5. Ancient Greece.
    • 6. The Etruscans.
    • 7. The Roman Empire.
    • 8. Late Antiquity.
    • 9. Byzantium.
    • 10. The Islamic World.
    • 11. Early Medieval Europe.
    • 12. Romanesque Europe.
    • 13. Gothic Europe North of the Alps.
    • 14. Late Medieval Italy.
    • Volume II.
    • Before 1300.
    • Introduction: What is Art History?
    • 14. Late Medieval Italy.
    • 15. Late Medieval and Early Renaissance Northern Europe.
    • 16. The Renaissance in Quattrocento Italy.
    • 17. Renaissance and Mannerism in Cinquecento Italy.
    • 18. High Renaissance and Mannerism in Northern Europe and Spain.
    • 19. The Baroque in Italy and Spain.
    • 20. The Baroque in Northern Europe.
    • 21. Rococo to Neoclassicism: The 18th Century in Europe and America.
    • 22. Romanticism, Realism, Photography: Europe and America, 1800 to 1870.
    • 23. Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Symbolism: Europe and America, 1870 to 1900.
    • 24. Modernism in Europe, 1900 to 1945.
    • 25. Modernism in the United States and Mexico, 1900 to 1945.
    • 26. Modernism and Postmodernism in Europe and America, 1945 to 1980.
    • 27. Contemporary Art Worldwide.
  • About the Author
  • Experience the wonders of human creativity in GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: THE WESTERN PERSPECTIVE, 16th Edition! A grand tour of the most celebrated works in Western Civilization, from the Stone Age to the modern era, this introductory text has been a classroom favorite for 85 years. Every chapter includes rich and compelling discussions of pivotal art works, periods and geographies in art history, as well as new artists and art forms. The bold illustrations on the pages look almost as good as the real thing, especially when you use the unique Scale feature to imagine a work?s stature from the artist?s point of view. And to keep your course success in focus, the text offers Quick Review Captions and Big Picture Overviews, as well as an optional ebook that enables you to zoom in on fine details of paintings, sculptures, and priceless art forms of all kinds.
    • Enhanced Focus: Two new chapters separate European and American art and architecture from 1900 to 1945, giving these topics the attention they deserve.
    • Enhanced Focus: Two new chapters separate European and American art and architecture from 1900 to 1945, giving these topics the attention they deserve.
    • Living Artists: A chapter on Contemporary Art Worldwide features new works by living artists, including Kerry James Marshall, Faith Ringgold, Sokari Douglas Camp, Damien Hirst and Doris Salcedo.
    • Living Artists: A chapter on Contemporary Art Worldwide features new works by living artists, including Kerry James Marshall, Faith Ringgold, Sokari Douglas Camp, Damien Hirst and Doris Salcedo.
    • Global Locators: Using Google Earth coordinates for sites and the provenance of artwork discussed in the text offers a virtual tour of art through the ages.
    • Global Locators: Using Google Earth coordinates for sites and the provenance of artwork discussed in the text offers a virtual tour of art through the ages.
    • A Second Opinion Essays: These essays introduce students to current debates in the history of art and architecture, emphasizing the ever-changing dynamic of the art world.
    • A Second Opinion Essays: These essays introduce students to current debates in the history of art and architecture, emphasizing the ever-changing dynamic of the art world.
    • MindTap & Cengage Mobile: Reimagined for the 21st century, the most widely read and respected art history text is available in MindTap, the customizable and mobile-optimized multimedia teaching and learning platform.
    • MindTap & Cengage Mobile: Reimagined for the 21st century, the most widely read and respected art history text is available in MindTap, the customizable and mobile-optimized multimedia teaching and learning platform.
    • Visual Scaling: To help readers appreciate size and scale as a component in describing artwork, a scale is positioned next to images of paintings, statues, and other works, as well as architectural plans.
    • Visual Scaling: To help readers appreciate size and scale as a component in describing artwork, a scale is positioned next to images of paintings, statues, and other works, as well as architectural plans.
    • Full-Color Reconstructions: Exquisitely rendered by John Burge, these three-dimensional views of important architectural sites help readers imagine these sites as they once existed.
    • Full-Color Reconstructions: Exquisitely rendered by John Burge, these three-dimensional views of important architectural sites help readers imagine these sites as they once existed.
    • Big Picture Features: "The Big Picture" full-page synopsis concludes every chapter, reinforcing key topics and representative artworks from each historical period.
    • Big Picture Features: "The Big Picture" full-page synopsis concludes every chapter, reinforcing key topics and representative artworks from each historical period.
    • Mobile-Optimized Flashcards: Students can review key concepts and works of art on the go with the MindTap Mobile App.
    • Mobile-Optimized Flashcards: Students can review key concepts and works of art on the go with the MindTap Mobile App.
    • MindTap Success: Take art history to new and interactive heights with over 1,600 high-resolution images, 300 video clips, exercises and quizzes, self-study tools, a glossary and audio pronunciation guide, Google Earth coordinates, and other resources.
    • MindTap Success: Take art history to new and interactive heights with over 1,600 high-resolution images, 300 video clips, exercises and quizzes, self-study tools, a glossary and audio pronunciation guide, Google Earth coordinates, and other resources.
    • Architecture videos in MindTap: Students experience "being really there" by taking a virtual tour of significant monuments and sites while learning more about interior and exterior features and details.
    • Architecture videos in MindTap: Students experience "being really there" by taking a virtual tour of significant monuments and sites while learning more about interior and exterior features and details.
    • Expert Storytelling: Award-winning scholar Fred Kleiner blends art history with rich stories and clear organization, making the 16th edition easier for students to understand than other texts.
    • Expert Storytelling: Award-winning scholar Fred Kleiner blends art history with rich stories and clear organization, making the 16th edition easier for students to understand than other texts.
    • Additional Art: Always the dependable, go-to resource, this edition features more works of art and architecture than any competing title.
    • Additional Art: Always the dependable, go-to resource, this edition features more works of art and architecture than any competing title.
    • Improved Images: With more than 200 new images and enhancements to existing images, the 16th edition offers the highest quality reproduction images in terms of clarity and color-fidelity.
    • Improved Images: With more than 200 new images and enhancements to existing images, the 16th edition offers the highest quality reproduction images in terms of clarity and color-fidelity.
    • Volume I.
    • Introduction: What is Art History?
    • 1. Art in the Stone Age.
    • 2. Ancient Mesopotamia and Persia.
    • 3. Egypt from Narmer to Cleopatra.
    • 4. The Prehistoric Aegean.
    • 5. Ancient Greece.
    • 6. The Etruscans.
    • 7. The Roman Empire.
    • 8. Late Antiquity.
    • 9. Byzantium.
    • 10. The Islamic World.
    • 11. Early Medieval Europe.
    • 12. Romanesque Europe.
    • 13. Gothic Europe North of the Alps.
    • 14. Late Medieval Italy.
    • Volume II.
    • Before 1300.
    • Introduction: What is Art History?
    • 14. Late Medieval Italy.
    • 15. Late Medieval and Early Renaissance Northern Europe.
    • 16. The Renaissance in Quattrocento Italy.
    • 17. Renaissance and Mannerism in Cinquecento Italy.
    • 18. High Renaissance and Mannerism in Northern Europe and Spain.
    • 19. The Baroque in Italy and Spain.
    • 20. The Baroque in Northern Europe.
    • 21. Rococo to Neoclassicism: The 18th Century in Europe and America.
    • 22. Romanticism, Realism, Photography: Europe and America, 1800 to 1870.
    • 23. Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Symbolism: Europe and America, 1870 to 1900.
    • 24. Modernism in Europe, 1900 to 1945.
    • 25. Modernism in the United States and Mexico, 1900 to 1945.
    • 26. Modernism and Postmodernism in Europe and America, 1945 to 1980.
    • 27. Contemporary Art Worldwide.
  • Table of Contents
  • Experience the wonders of human creativity in GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: THE WESTERN PERSPECTIVE, 16th Edition! A grand tour of the most celebrated works in Western Civilization, from the Stone Age to the modern era, this introductory text has been a classroom favorite for 85 years. Every chapter includes rich and compelling discussions of pivotal art works, periods and geographies in art history, as well as new artists and art forms. The bold illustrations on the pages look almost as good as the real thing, especially when you use the unique Scale feature to imagine a work?s stature from the artist?s point of view. And to keep your course success in focus, the text offers Quick Review Captions and Big Picture Overviews, as well as an optional ebook that enables you to zoom in on fine details of paintings, sculptures, and priceless art forms of all kinds.
    • Enhanced Focus: Two new chapters separate European and American art and architecture from 1900 to 1945, giving these topics the attention they deserve.
    • Enhanced Focus: Two new chapters separate European and American art and architecture from 1900 to 1945, giving these topics the attention they deserve.
    • Living Artists: A chapter on Contemporary Art Worldwide features new works by living artists, including Kerry James Marshall, Faith Ringgold, Sokari Douglas Camp, Damien Hirst and Doris Salcedo.
    • Living Artists: A chapter on Contemporary Art Worldwide features new works by living artists, including Kerry James Marshall, Faith Ringgold, Sokari Douglas Camp, Damien Hirst and Doris Salcedo.
    • Global Locators: Using Google Earth coordinates for sites and the provenance of artwork discussed in the text offers a virtual tour of art through the ages.
    • Global Locators: Using Google Earth coordinates for sites and the provenance of artwork discussed in the text offers a virtual tour of art through the ages.
    • A Second Opinion Essays: These essays introduce students to current debates in the history of art and architecture, emphasizing the ever-changing dynamic of the art world.
    • A Second Opinion Essays: These essays introduce students to current debates in the history of art and architecture, emphasizing the ever-changing dynamic of the art world.
    • MindTap & Cengage Mobile: Reimagined for the 21st century, the most widely read and respected art history text is available in MindTap, the customizable and mobile-optimized multimedia teaching and learning platform.
    • MindTap & Cengage Mobile: Reimagined for the 21st century, the most widely read and respected art history text is available in MindTap, the customizable and mobile-optimized multimedia teaching and learning platform.
    • Visual Scaling: To help readers appreciate size and scale as a component in describing artwork, a scale is positioned next to images of paintings, statues, and other works, as well as architectural plans.
    • Visual Scaling: To help readers appreciate size and scale as a component in describing artwork, a scale is positioned next to images of paintings, statues, and other works, as well as architectural plans.
    • Full-Color Reconstructions: Exquisitely rendered by John Burge, these three-dimensional views of important architectural sites help readers imagine these sites as they once existed.
    • Full-Color Reconstructions: Exquisitely rendered by John Burge, these three-dimensional views of important architectural sites help readers imagine these sites as they once existed.
    • Big Picture Features: "The Big Picture" full-page synopsis concludes every chapter, reinforcing key topics and representative artworks from each historical period.
    • Big Picture Features: "The Big Picture" full-page synopsis concludes every chapter, reinforcing key topics and representative artworks from each historical period.
    • Mobile-Optimized Flashcards: Students can review key concepts and works of art on the go with the MindTap Mobile App.
    • Mobile-Optimized Flashcards: Students can review key concepts and works of art on the go with the MindTap Mobile App.
    • MindTap Success: Take art history to new and interactive heights with over 1,600 high-resolution images, 300 video clips, exercises and quizzes, self-study tools, a glossary and audio pronunciation guide, Google Earth coordinates, and other resources.
    • MindTap Success: Take art history to new and interactive heights with over 1,600 high-resolution images, 300 video clips, exercises and quizzes, self-study tools, a glossary and audio pronunciation guide, Google Earth coordinates, and other resources.
    • Architecture videos in MindTap: Students experience "being really there" by taking a virtual tour of significant monuments and sites while learning more about interior and exterior features and details.
    • Architecture videos in MindTap: Students experience "being really there" by taking a virtual tour of significant monuments and sites while learning more about interior and exterior features and details.
    • Expert Storytelling: Award-winning scholar Fred Kleiner blends art history with rich stories and clear organization, making the 16th edition easier for students to understand than other texts.
    • Expert Storytelling: Award-winning scholar Fred Kleiner blends art history with rich stories and clear organization, making the 16th edition easier for students to understand than other texts.
    • Additional Art: Always the dependable, go-to resource, this edition features more works of art and architecture than any competing title.
    • Additional Art: Always the dependable, go-to resource, this edition features more works of art and architecture than any competing title.
    • Improved Images: With more than 200 new images and enhancements to existing images, the 16th edition offers the highest quality reproduction images in terms of clarity and color-fidelity.
    • Improved Images: With more than 200 new images and enhancements to existing images, the 16th edition offers the highest quality reproduction images in terms of clarity and color-fidelity.
    • Volume I.
    • Introduction: What is Art History?
    • 1. Art in the Stone Age.
    • 2. Ancient Mesopotamia and Persia.
    • 3. Egypt from Narmer to Cleopatra.
    • 4. The Prehistoric Aegean.
    • 5. Ancient Greece.
    • 6. The Etruscans.
    • 7. The Roman Empire.
    • 8. Late Antiquity.
    • 9. Byzantium.
    • 10. The Islamic World.
    • 11. Early Medieval Europe.
    • 12. Romanesque Europe.
    • 13. Gothic Europe North of the Alps.
    • 14. Late Medieval Italy.
    • Volume II.
    • Before 1300.
    • Introduction: What is Art History?
    • 14. Late Medieval Italy.
    • 15. Late Medieval and Early Renaissance Northern Europe.
    • 16. The Renaissance in Quattrocento Italy.
    • 17. Renaissance and Mannerism in Cinquecento Italy.
    • 18. High Renaissance and Mannerism in Northern Europe and Spain.
    • 19. The Baroque in Italy and Spain.
    • 20. The Baroque in Northern Europe.
    • 21. Rococo to Neoclassicism: The 18th Century in Europe and America.
    • 22. Romanticism, Realism, Photography: Europe and America, 1800 to 1870.
    • 23. Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Symbolism: Europe and America, 1870 to 1900.
    • 24. Modernism in Europe, 1900 to 1945.
    • 25. Modernism in the United States and Mexico, 1900 to 1945.
    • 26. Modernism and Postmodernism in Europe and America, 1945 to 1980.
    • 27. Contemporary Art Worldwide.
 
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