World of Art Series

Thames & Hudson's famous World of Art series.
'Excellent and enduring ... has maintained its appeal over the years to teachers,
undergraduates and informed laymen alike'
The Art Newspaper

Aboriginal Art
  • Paperback
The story of Aboriginal art is brought into the 21st century in this revised and expanded third edition with a new chapter that maps the latest developments across each of Australia's regions

Abstract Expressionism
  • Paperback
A valuable addition to the literature on Abstract Expressionism – The Burlington Magazine

American Art Since 1945
  • Paperback
An excellent introduction to the social and political complexities surrounding the creation of ‘art history’ … a valuable addition to any library or reading list – The Lecturer

American Art and Architecture
  • Paperback
All the major American artists and works are included; dozens of building types are illustrated and discussed – from the earliest colonial houses and churches to the most spectacular modernist and postmodernist stores, museums, stations, and iconic skyscrapers.

The Arts in Spain
  • Paperback
Authoritative and ambitious in its chronological span, this comprehensive book encompasses the enormous breadth of the Spanish artistic panorama.

Art of the Middle Ages
  • Paperback
This new study encompasses the whole period from Early Christian to late Gothic, the whole of Europe from Ireland to Byzantium, and the whole range of art and architecture.

Arts of Southeast Asia
  • Paperback
Recent research offers new insights into the interpretation and importance of Southeast Asian art, and local artists are embracing new subjects and media as the area opens up to world travel and communication.

Art of the Andes

Art of the Andes

From Chavín to Inca

  • Paperback
Fills a void in the genre ... excellent descriptions and interpretations – Latin American Antiquity

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Art and Architecture in Mexico
  • Paperback
Oles provides a sweeping panorama of five rich and diverse centuries of Mexican art and architecture. The best and most up-to-date survey of its kind – Alan Knight, Oxford University

Art Since 1960
  • Paperback
Archer’s admirable overview treats the history of art of this period in a manner which does justice to its diversity and its complexity of inter-relations, between different aspects of artistic practice and the actualities of the world in which they operate... a brave and intelligent attempt to live up to its implications – Art Monthly

Art of the Celts

Art of the Celts

From 700 BC to the Celtic Revival

  • Paperback
Splendid, precise introduction – The Good Book Guide

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Art of the Byzantine Era
  • Paperback
A scholarly guide to the art of the period – The Daily Telegraph

Art Since 1989
  • Paperback
Essential reading, with clear signposting and sparkling prose – Times Literary Supplement

Art Deco
  • Paperback
Comprehensive and scholarly … heavily illustrated in colour – The Times