By Eric Grzymkowski
Explore the attractive and complicated global of art!
Too usually, textbooks vague the sweetness and beauty of good artwork with tedious discourse that even Leonardo da Vinci might oppose. Art 101 cuts out the uninteresting information and long reasons, and as a substitute, supplies a lesson in inventive expression that retains you engaged as you find the world's maximum artists and their masterpieces.
From colour conception and Claude Monet to Jackson Pollock and Cubism, this primer is filled with thousands of pleasing tidbits and artworks that you simply can not get anyplace else.
So no matter if you are looking to grasp vintage portray thoughts, or simply are looking to research extra approximately renowned kinds of artwork, Art 101 has the entire answers--even those you did not be aware of you have been having a look for.
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