eBook Top 101 Artists, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1622751302
  • ISBN-13: 9781622751303
  • DDC: 709.22
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 160 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released July 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Overview

The influence of art on culture and society at large is irrefutable, and the 101 artists included in this book are some of the most recognizable names in the history of Western art. These biographies will help readers gain entry to the lives of many of the individuals who have defined art in its various mediums throughout the ages. Photographers, painters, and sculptors are among those included, making these profiles a must-read for fans of any genre of the visual arts. Photographs of the artists and images of their pieces serve as visually stunning complements to the details of their personal stories, influences, and their contributions to the world of art.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Adams, Ansel.
2: Alberti, Leon Battista.
3: Algardi, Alessandro.
4: Angelico, Fra.
5: Antelami, Benedetto.
6: Avedon, Richard.
7: Bernini, Gian Lorenzo.
8: Bosch, Hieronymus.
9: Brancusi, Constantin.
10: Brassaï.
11: Calder, Alexander.
12: Callimachus.
13: Canova, Antonio.
14: Capa, Robert.
15: Caravaggio.
16: Cartier-Bresson, Henri.
17: Cassatt, Mary.
18: Catlett, Elizabeth.
19: Cézanne, Paul.
20: Chagall, Marc.
21: Dalí, Salvador.
22: David, Jacques-Louis.
23: Degas, Edgar.
24: Delacroix, Eugène.
25: Donaldson, Jeff.
26: Donatello.
27: Duchamp, Marcel.
28: Dürer, Albrecht.
29: Eakins, Thomas.
30: Ende.
31: Eyck, Jan van.
32: Fairey, Shepard.
33: Flaxman, John.
34: Friedrich, Caspar David.
35: Gainsborough, Thomas.
36: Gauguin, Paul.
37: Gentileschi, Artemisia.
38: Giotto di Bondone.
39: Gogh, Vincent van.
40: Goya, Francisco de.
41: Grandma Moses.
42: Greco, El.
43: Grünewald, Matthias.
44: Hans Holbein, the Younger.
45: Homer, Winslow.
46: Hopper, Edward.
47: Ingres, Jean-Auguste-Dominique.
48: Johns, Jasper.
49: Jones, Lois Mailou.
50: Kahlo, Frida.
51: Kandinsky, Wassily.
52: Kapoor, Anish.
53: Klee, Paul.
54: Klimt, Gustav.
55: Kooning, Willem de.
56: Koons, Jeff.
57: Krasner, Lee.
58: Lange, Dorothea.
59: Leibovitz, Annie.
60: Leonardo da Vinci.
61: Lichtenstein, Roy.
62: Magritte, René.
63: Manet, Édouard.
64: Matisse, Henri.
65: Michelangelo.
66: Monet, Claude.
67: Montañés, Juan Martínez.
68: Morisot, Berthe.
69: Munch, Edvard.
70: Niccolò dell'Arca.
71: Nollekens, Joseph.
72: O'Keeffe, Georgia.
73: Phidias.
74: Picasso, Pablo.
75: Pilon, Germain.
76: Pippin, Horace.
77: Pollock, Jackson.
78: Puget, Pierre.
79: Raphael.
80: Rauschenberg, Robert.
81: Ray, Man.
82: Rembrandt.
83: Renoir, Pierre-Auguste.
84: Ringgold, Faith.
85: Rivera, Diego.
86: Rockwell, Norman.
87: Rodin, Auguste.
88: Rothko, Mark.
89: Rousseau, Henri.
90: Rubens, Peter Paul.
91: Seurat, Georges.
92: Stieglitz, Alfred.
93: Tàpies, Antoni.
94: Thorvaldsen, Bertel.
95: Titian.
96: Velázquez, Diego.
97: Vermeer, Johannes.
98: Vigée-Lebrun, Élisabeth.
99: Walker, Kara.
100: Warhol, Andy.
101: Whistler, James Abbott McNeill.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Index.