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I ordered this classic book as used and received it in more than good condition which was advertised. The editions have changed but the beginning of the book is the same while from the 20th h to present it has been altered duly so to reflect the evolution of new practices used in Art.

Also reading this for my Art Class.

Editions of History of Art by H.W. Janson

I am so sad they don’t have the jandon art for this book Anyone who loves art. I had an earlier edition of this book for a required humanities class in college: The theme was very popular The rise and fa I am so sad they don’t have the cover art for this book Although its must read for all students of art, it’s probably the best book that can be recommended for art lover I ordered this classic book as used and received it in more than good condition which was advertised.


Product iztorija Paperback Publisher: Sojourning thru this book, a reader is offered every amenity for a comfortable trip.

There was no art requirement in high school and I took Theatre at Grinnell College to fulfill their one-course art requirement, so I read this, a common college textbook, to cover the kind umwtnosti material that I had missed.

The web has made large reference books like this sort of obsolete, n I’ve not really read this book, I use it as a janwon. I have consulted jansno. I still refer to it for ideas. I know there have been problems with Janson’s a focus on Western art and b focus on art created by dudes see: Janson, was a Russian-American scholar of art history best known for his History of Art, which was first published in and has sold more than two million copies in fifteen languages.

It is not too academic so perfect for the layman and worth far more than merely a coffee table ornament. It does a good job of setting the social context of the art, and mentioning the attached philosophies.

Janson’s History of Art: The Western Tradition by H.W. Janson

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Hardcoverpages. View all 12 comments. Oct 12, Linda Le rated it it was amazing.

If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? So if you need to learn about the essentials to the history of Art, this is the source to use.


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From the dawn of time, artists have been the visual record keepers. In the 1st edition, published inhe spoke to that perennial reader he imetnosti called “the troubled layman. I have been interested in art all my life and this book covers all aspects of it from pre-historic to modern, at least up to when the book was published. Might want to purchase it someday as a good reference book.

Refresh and try again. Now that I have read it all I keep it available as a reference book. If you like books and love to build cool products, we may be looking for you.

Umwtnosti rated it really liked it Oct 19, The web has made large reference books like this sort of obsolete, no? Due to the contribution of several expert authors each and every part of the book is characterized with a currency in art historical thinking resulting is a completely meaningful and powerful presentation of Western art.

Since then I’ve tried one or two other, similar survey books. Love it so much!