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Key Moments in Art
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Lee Cheshire
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Key Moments in Art

Lee Cheshire


9780500293621

Thames & Hudson


Art & Architecture;
Art & design styles: from c 1960;
Popular culture


Paperback

176 pages

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Key Moments in Art describes fifty pivotal moments - some famous, others unfamiliar - from the Renaissance to the present day. Vivid, colourful vignettes capture the excitement of their times: when Michelangelo's David or Marcel Duchamp's Fountain were unveiled for the first time; when chance meetings have spurred artists to create compelling new styles, such as Impressionism or Pop Art; or when exhibitions have caused a public sensation.

Lee Cheshire's storytelling approach is both entertaining and easy to remember. He celebrates artistic ingenuity and collaboration, but does not shy away from the arguments, fights and lawsuits that have dogged art's often-tur

By:   Lee Cheshire
Imprint:   Thames & Hudson
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Volume:   0
Dimensions:   Height: 216mm,  Width: 138mm, 
Weight:   410g
ISBN:   9780500293621
ISBN 10:   0500293627
Series:   Art Essentials
Pages:   176
Publication Date:   August 2018
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

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