Understanding art / Lois Fichner-Rathus.

Title: 
Understanding art / Lois Fichner-Rathus.
Author/Artist: 
Fichner-Rathus, Lois, 1953-
Publisher: 
Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice Hall, c1995.
Description: 
xxv, 533 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 28 cm.
Edition: 
4th ed.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
108149
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
N7430.5.F44 1995
Notes: 
Includes index.
Group of CMoG objects: p. 214.
Glass: p. 212-218, 432; mosaics:p. 298, 300; glass beads: p. 488.
Contents: 
What is art? Meanings, purposes, styles --
The language of art: elements, composition, and content --
Drawing --
Painting --
Printmaking --
Sculpture --
Architecture --
Camera arts --
Craft and design --
The art of the ancients --
Classical art: Greece and Rome --
Christian art: from catacombs to cathedrals --
The Renaissance --
The age of baroque --
Modern art --
The twentieth century: the early years --
Contemporary art --
Beyond Europe and the United States: a world of art.
ISBN: 
0139529616
9780139529610
Object/Material Note: 
Includes CMoG objects: 79.1.4, p. 213.