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

De Stijl
  • Paperback
De Stijl (‘The Style’) was the name given to the work of the architects, designers and artists associated with the magazine of the same name edited by Theo van Doesburg and founded in Holland in 1917.

Design Since 1945
  • Paperback
Provides a global view of design in the post-World War II era – Booklist

The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Design Since 1900
  • Paperback
Well-researched, concisely written…will be plundered by grateful design students throughout the country – Crafts

The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Art Terms
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A richly illustrated paperback that provides useful information on a wide range of art and design history, theory and practice … Scholarly yet accessible, and should prove invaluable to teachers and students alike – The Times Educational Supplement

The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of the Italian Renaissance
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A valuable reference work – The Connoisseur

Digital Art
  • Paperback
Impressive … readable … capacious captions accompany many illustrations – Publishers Weekly

Digital Art
  • Paperback
Surveys the developments in digital art from its appearance in the 1980s to the present day, and looks ahead to what the future may hold. This third edition investigates key areas that have recently gained prominence.

Marcel Duchamp
  • Paperback
Thirty years of research have gone into this accessible text on a complex artist. Written with the enthusiastic support of Duchamp’s widow, this is one of the most original and important books ever written on this enigmatic artist

Early Greek Vase Painting

Early Greek Vase Painting

11th-6th Centuries BC

  • Paperback
Early Greek vases display the craft at its most mathematical, it most colourful, and in its most directly story telling mode. Here is comprehensive coverage of this formative period of variety, competition and experiment.

Egyptian Art

Egyptian Art

In the Days of the Pharaohs 3100-320 BC

  • Paperback
His eloquent ability to weave facts, insights and interpretations into a compulsively readable account sets his book far above the clogged texts that too often pass for art history – The Times Educational Supplement

Fashion Since 1900
  • Paperback
Articulate and brilliantly illustrated – Reference Reviews

Fauvism
  • Paperback
A remarkable, comprehensive achievement – The New York Times Book Review

Five Centuries of British Painting

Five Centuries of British Painting

From Holbein to Hodgkin

  • Paperback
Wilton is a thorough and measured guide… a most useful addition to the World of Art series – The Times Higher Education Supplement

From Giotto to Cézanne

From Giotto to Cézanne

A Concise History of Painting

  • Paperback
Outstanding … accurate, free from prejudice, always neat, often stimulating. No better introduction to Western painting has ever been produced – The Sunday Times