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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 Portraits You Should Know —

This wide-ranging collection includes 50 iconic portraits by world-renowned artists. Arranged chronologically, the portraits exemplify either an important moment in history or a turning point in the artist's career. Van Eyck's Man in a Turban, Da Vinci's Mona Lisa, Vermeer's Girl With a Pearl Earring, Sargent's Madame X, Kahlo's Self-Portrait with Necklace, Warhol's Marilyn, are all included, to name just a few. Exquisite full-page reproductions of the works are accompanied by engaging and enlightening texts. 144 pages.

50 Portraits You Should Know

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