In this art history book, bring a gallery of more than 2,500 of the world's most influential paintings and sculptures ever created into your home and learn everything you need to know about art history.
Peruse over 8,000 stunning works from 700 artists in this art history book and explore the major milestones of art history from cave paintings to modern masterpieces. Learn how to ‘read' composition, subject matter, technique and style as key paintings are examined in intricate detail to help you understand the artist's intentions, style and method.
Picture-packed pages explore common themes such as landscapes, nudes and animals.
Created in collaboration with the biggest art library in the world, Bridgeman, this art history book is a must-have for every family bookshelf.
This art history book is one of many art books available from the National Gallery, which include art history books, art exhibition catalogues and gift books.