ISTORIJA UMETNOSTI. by H. W. Janson. Book condition: Very Good. Book Description. Jugoslavija Bgd., hardcover. Very Good. Serbian language. Istorija umetnosti. Front Cover. Horst Valdemar Janson. Stanek, Bibliographic information. QR code for Istorija umetnosti. I know there have been problems with Janson’s a) focus on Western art and . Dzensonova Istorija umetnosti je vec vise od 50 godina (prvo izdanje god.) .

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It is both highly readable as much so as Gombrich and full of gorgeous illustrations. The Guerrilla Girls but by the time I got to it, it was on umetnoosti 7th or 8th edition and it was a little better.

I am in the process of learning art history and have found this book very useful and interesting. The web has made large reference books like this sort of obsolete, n I’ve not really read this book, I use it as a reference. Sani rated it it was amazing Oct 08, It is not too academic so perfect for the layman and worth far more than merely a coffee table ornament.

I’m not reading the entire thing but studying a few periods of Art History. Boccaccio’s work de casibus viorum illustratum is related to this piece I’ve not really read this book, I use it as a reference. Despite this, you can learn a great deal about the history of art, and the author is not entirely neutral in tone, which I consider a plus, as you can then assess the author’s opinions yourself. Aug 29, Lindsey S. Ardek2 rated it really liked it Nov 09, Horst Waldemar Janson, who published as H.


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Now that I have read it all I keep it available as a reference book. Lists with This Book. Janson, was a Russian-American scholar of art history best known for his History of Art, which was first published in and has sold more than two million copies in fifteen languages. The edition that I read was pre-political correctness so that means a history of dead white guy artists.

So if you need to learn about the essentials to the history of Art, this is the source to use. Lieske Huits rated it liked it Feb 25, HardcoverSeventh Editionpages. Istoruja book was on the top shelf in the family library perhaps the original edition. Though for that matter, why not just use the web if you’re looking for info on an artist or even a particular work of art?

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The theme was very popular The rise and fall of illustrious men and women in the middle ages see lady fortune’s wheel by Boccacio Great pictures and explanations. Megan rated it really liked it Oct 19, No one book can possibly hold all art history, but this is a fabulous home starter edi I think this is one book that every eager-to-learn person who can lift it ought to have.

Apr 02, Karen L. I couldnt find any pdf files free online. Horst Waldemar Janson, who published as H.

I still refer to it for ideas. I ordered this classic book as used and received it in more than good condition which was advertised.


To ask other readers questions about Janson’s History of Artplease sign up. Might want to purchase it someday as a good reference book.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. See all 6 questions about History of Art…. I was always impressed with how H. Jan 21, Book rated it it was amazing Shelves: Art has a umetnostj and richness th From the dawn of time, artists have been the visual record keepers.

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Janson’s History of Art: The Western Tradition by H.W. Janson

Each period covered is very helpful and clear but necessarily condensed. Oct 12, Istorika Le rated it it was amazing. Sep 09, Dora rated it it was amazing.

It gave birth to an independence of expression and inspiration for artists to come. It is not too academic so perfect for the layman and worth far more than merely a coffee table ornament.


I have kept it around since then, since it is also a great reference when you want to look something up. View all 12 comments. Caitlin hardy rated it it was amazing Mar 24, Want to Read saving…. A great book for art history buffs. Cheantelle rated it it was amazing Nov 25, History of Art by H.

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