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History of Modern Art: Painting Sculpture Architecture Photography
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Prentice Hall
Publication date December 12, 2012
Pages 816
Binding Paperback
Edition 7
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780205259472
ISBN-10 0205259472
Dimensions 2 by 8.50 by 11.25 in.
Weight 5.65 lbs.
Original list price $174.60
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description:

A Comprehensive Overview — available in digital and print formats


History of Modern Art is a visual comprehensive overview of the modern art field. It traces the trends and influences in painting, sculpture, photography and architecture from the mid-nineteenth century to the present day. The seventh edition deepens its discussions on social conditions that have affected the production and reception of modern and contemporary art.



Learning Goals

Upon completing this book, readers should be able to:

  • Understand the origins of modern art
  • Provide an analysis of artworks based on formal and contextual elements
  • Recognize the influences of social conditions on modern art  




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