The Story of Art

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Paw Prints, Jun 26, 2008 - Art
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An illustrated introduction to art appreciation with a survey of the major art periods and styles and descriptions of the work and world of the masters

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Understandable accessible introduction to art. - Goodreads
Good read for going through the ages in a fast pace. - Goodreads
this is one of my favorite art reference books! - Goodreads
I love Gombrich's clear and unpretentious writing. - Goodreads
The best intro to art I've found. - Goodreads
Excellent reference book for art history courses - Goodreads

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User Review  - Vanessa Tan - Goodreads

I'm no art expert although I practised and studied it as a teenager, and have visited museums all over the world. What struck me was how western-centric the focus was. That took the shine off what would otherwise have been a very comprehensive overview. Read full review

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User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

i want read this book Read full review

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