the academic study of the history and development of the visual arts
Most art history books cite Giotto as the first great painter of the Renaissance.
Here he is most deserving of his relatively newfound place in art history and an even closer look.
You wrote me, “The very categories you want to ‘borrow’ from art history no longer have much currency among art historians.”
And it was only one example from that summer of an art history discovery that would stay with me for my whole life.
Barack Obama wrote a handwritten apology this week after making a joke about majoring in art history.
Looking at the art history of Florence we see that Dolci came very late into the world.
Cannot fail to be of the utmost use to students of art history.
Another marked event in the art history of the thirteenth century was the introduction of sculpture into England.
Second, it reverses the usual process of art history—it tells why, not how, man constructs works of art.
His distortions have served as a basis for a display of ignorance which has few parallels in art history.