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Introduction to art

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The story of western painting from Ancient Egypt to modern art told clearly and simply and illustrated with over 160 of the world’s greatest works of art. Published in association with The National Gallery, London, this introduction focuses on key works and artists and themes such as religion, royalty, magic and love. Includes an art history timeline, artists’ biographies, information about conservation and artists’ materials and internet links to see thousands more artworks online.

Book information

Age
9+
Key Stage
KS2/3 A, H, E
BIC CBMC
D5N79
Paperback
ISBN: 9781409582991
Extent: 144 pages
Dimensions: 276 x 216mm
Author/Editor
Rosie Dickins

Awards

2004 English Association Book Awards for the Best Books of 2003

The original edition of Introduction to Art was awarded the English Association Book Award for best Key Stage 2 non-fiction title.

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