A top-seller since it first published in 1955, FLEMING'S ARTS and IDEAS chronologically explores a breadth of humanities topics from antiquity to the present. New author Mary Warner Marien continues the text's tradition of combining outstanding scholarship with high quality art reproductions, while at the same time bringing a new contemporary voice to this classic text. FLEMING'S ARTS and IDEAS challenges students to see the links between common purposes, themes, and ideas in painting, sculpture, architecture, literature, music, and philosophy.
Lists of Maps and Chronologies. Preface. Introduction. 1. The Origins of Western Art. Part 1: THE CLASSICAL PERIOD. 2. Athens in the Fifth Century B.C.E. 3. Hellenistic Style. 4. Roman Style. Part 2: EARLY CHRISTIAN, BYZANTINE, AND MEDIEVAL STYLES. 5. Early Christian, Byzantine, and Islamic Styles. 6. Romanesque Style. 7. Gothic Style. 8. International Styles in the Late Medieval Period. Part 3: RENAISSANCE AND REFORMATION. 9. Florentine Renaissance Style. 10. Roman Renaissance Style. 11. Northern Renaissance and Reformation Style. 12. The Venetian Renaissance and the Rise of International Mannerism..
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Book with Other Items
Number Of Pages: 408
Published: 9th July 2004
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 27.64 x 21.54 x 1.88
Weight (kg): 1.17
Edition Number: 10
Edition Type: Revised