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History of Western Art DVD, The

Country Available: Canada
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"This survey of artistic accomplishments stretching from the medieval period to the Postimpressionist age features an abundance of paintings, varied location shots, and fast-paced voice-over narrations. Michelangelo, Da Vinci, Rembrandt, Reubens, David, Goya and Cezanne are among the artists studied for their contributions to Baroque, Rococo and other art styles and eras. Dozens of masterpieces--including The Last Supper, Mona Lisa, The Conversion of St. Paul, and Blue Boy--are explored and viewed--this series offers a worth while overview for both art aficionados and students." - Booklist

Series of 6 programs (30:00 minutes each) on 3 DVD’s (60:00 minutes each).

View a printer friendly version of this page...Copyright Date: 2001 Closed Captioned Library Audience:
  • Young Adult
  • Adult
  • School Audience:
  • Grade 10 to Adult
  • Subjects: History, Art History Formats Available:
  • DVD
  • Title Availability
     DVD 1: Light in the Darkness, A New Dream  Canada
     DVD 2: The Age of Splendor, Reason and Enlightenment  Canada
     DVD 3: Passion and Revolution, A New Vision  Canada