Art and Human Experience

Art and Human Experience

The Commonwealth and International Library: Liberal Studies Division

1st Edition - January 1, 1967

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  • Author: Pamela Rydzewski
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483181233

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Art and Human Experience discusses the various art traditions from different time periods and cultural origin. The title details the problems faced by artists, the basic principles of design. The text first tackles the importance of art in human life, and then proceeds to covering various forms of art. Next, the selection deals with the art culture from different time and location. The coverage of the title includes Stone Age art, African, Amerindian, Egyptian, Greek, Roman, Chinese, and European. The last chapter talks about contemporary art design. The book will be of great interest to individuals who have a keen interest in art history.

Table of Contents


  • Preface

    List of Illustrations

    List of Plates

    1. Introduction

    2. Vision and Form

    3. Hunters of the Old Stone Age

    4. African Tribal Sculpture

    5. Amerindian Art

    6. Egyptian Art

    7. The Classical Art of Greece and Rome

    8. Chinese Art

    9. Medieval Art

    10. The Renaissance

    11. The Seventeenth to Nineteenth Centuries: Post-Renaissance in Europe

    12. Modern Art

    Index

Product details

  • No. of pages: 222
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Pergamon 2013
  • Published: January 1, 1967
  • Imprint: Pergamon
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483181233

About the Author

Pamela Rydzewski

About the Editors

E. F. Candlin

D. F. Bratchell

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