2012 год. Phaidon Press The art book that has introduced millions of people around the globe to art An accessible, informative and fun A-Z guide to artists from medieval times to the present day. Updated and expanded with 100 new works, including paintings, photographs, sculptures, video, installations and performance art. Each artist is represented on a full page with a definitive work and explanatory and illuminating information on each image and its creator. A celebrated and award-winning title published in over 20 languages. Debunks art historical classifications by juxtaposing brilliant examples of all periods, schools, visions and techniques Includes glossaries of artistic movements and technical terms. Sensational value and an essential family reference book.