The accessible and interesting reference guides in the "You Should Know" series provide practical art history lessons for everyone to enjoy. Subjects include great artists, famous artworks, and architecture.
50 Sculptures You Should Know —
Starting with ancient works and continuing through the Classical, Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Romantic, and Modern periods, this book introduces readers to the works of famous sculptors. It provides a biographical profile of each artist as well as an historical context for the works, and anecdotal information. 176 pages.