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By Eric Grzymkowski

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Too frequently, textbooks imprecise the sweetness and beauty of excellent paintings with tedious discourse that even Leonardo da Vinci might oppose. Art 101 cuts out the dull info and long causes, and in its place, supplies a lesson in inventive expression that retains you engaged as you find the world's maximum artists and their masterpieces.

From colour thought and Claude Monet to Jackson Pollock and Cubism, this primer is full of 1000s of interesting tidbits and artworks that you just cannot get at any place else.

So no matter if you are looking to grasp vintage portray suggestions, or simply are looking to study extra approximately renowned types of artwork, Art 101 has all of the answers--even those you did not comprehend you have been taking a look for.

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