|Series:||Phaidon Colour Library|
This series acts as an introduction to key artists and movements in art history. Each title contains 48 full-page colour plates, accompanied by extensive notes, and numerous comparative illustrations in colour or black and white, a concise introduction, select bibliography and detailed source information for the images. Monographs on individual artists also feature a brief chronology.
'Ideal introductions for students and museum-goers.' (Independent)
John House is Professor of the History of Art and Deputy Director of the Courtauld Institute, London.