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

Greek Sculpture

Greek Sculpture

The Classical Period

  • Paperback
Will be read with profit and with pleasure – The Times Literary Supplement

Greek Sculpture

Greek Sculpture

The Late Classical Period and Sculpture in Colonies and Overseas

  • Paperback
This sequel to Sir John Boardman's widely acclaimed handbooks on Greek sculpture of the Archaic and Classical periods brings the story down through the fourth century BC to the days of Alexander the Great

HellSculptWoAsm
  • Paperback
Reveals the skill and inventiveness of the Hellenistic masters, who created works of great beauty and expressive power. A lively survey of a vital phase in the evolution of Western art.

Barbara Hepworth
  • Paperback
Traces her development with affectionate thoroughness and an enjoyable body of illustrations – Art Review

The High Renaissance and Mannerism

The High Renaissance and Mannerism

Italy, the North and Spain 1500-1600

  • Paperback
A balanced picture … extremely well illustrated – The Daily Telegraph

Hindu Art and Architecture
  • Paperback
An invaluable survey looking at shrines consecrated to Hindu cults as well as works of art portraying Hindu divinities and the great mythological narratives

History of Film
  • Paperback
Concise, serious, but very readable – Library Review

David Hockney
  • Paperback
A delight to read … the first major study of the artist’s career – Apollo

Impressionism

Impressionism

Origins, Practice, Reception

  • Paperback
Belinda Thomson's Impressionism is an art-historical tour de force, compressing into a relatively short text an enormous amount of information … it is incisive and original … full of new insights and informed by recent developments in the social history of art … eloquent and eminently readable – Linda Nochlin

Indian Art

Indian Art

A Concise History

  • Paperback
An excellent survey for the general reader – Arts of Asia

Internet Art
  • Paperback
Superlative … surely the most worthwhile title to come along from Thames & Hudson’s World of Art series in a very long time – Art Monthly

Interior Design Since 1900
  • Paperback
A stimulating, introductory dip into the mainstream (and significant off-beat) interior design styles of the last century … there is a lot in this volume that even the well versed will find worthwhile – House & Garden

Islamic Art and Architecture
  • Paperback
Covering a thousand years of history and an area stretching from the Atlantic to the borders of India and China, this accessible and definitive guide traces the evolution of an extraordinary range of Islamic art forms

Italian Baroque Sculpture
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A most enjoyable wander through some decidedly unknown territory – The Spectator