By Susie Hodge
From the influential craftsmen of the excessive renaissance to the Dutch masters, and from the rococo and neoclassical hobbies of the 18th century to romanticism, modernism and modern artwork, the lives of the good artists are as different and multifaceted because the works of artistic genius they produced.
The nice paintings Guide introduces readers to a hundred of the world's most crucial artists, from the thirteenth century to the current. Works through artists corresponding to Caravaggio, Vermeer, van Gogh and Warhol are prepared chronologically and set of their old context via Susie Hodge's authoritative narrative.
Succinct and insightful artist profiles are followed through top quality reproductions of the individual's most important artistic endeavors. together with a thesaurus of key phrases and a finished record of crucial artwork associations from around the globe, this concise and readable advisor is a pleasure for college students of paintings or somebody desirous to be aware of extra approximately nice artworks.