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Guide to Ancient Near Eastern Art
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This book contains all of Smarthistory’s content for Sumerian, Akkadian, Neo-Sumerian / Ur III, Babylonian, Assyrian and Persian art.

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Date Added:
05/06/2020
Guide to ancient Aegean art
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This book contains all of Smarthistory’s content for the Ancient Aegean, including Cycladic, Minoan, and Mycenaean art.

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08/31/2020
Smarthistory: Africa
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Here you can find all the introductory content you'll need to begin your exploration of the art of Africa.

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08/31/2020
Smarthistory: Art of the Islamic World
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From the Dome of the Rock to the Taj Mahal, the Coronation Mantle, the Ardabil Carpet, and more... The art of the Islamic world includes everything from magnificent mosques to delicate miniatures, gigantic carpets to ceramic bowls.

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08/31/2020
Smarthistory: Asia
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Discover thousands of years of art from the world's largest continent. From monumental palaces to rock-cut cave temples, golden crowns to painted scrolls.

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08/31/2020
Smarthistory:  Europe 1300-1800
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From the Renaissance to the French Revolution. A lot happens! We begin with the Late Gothic, proceed through the Renaissance and the Baroque, and end with the French Revolution.

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08/31/2020
Smarthistory:  Europe: 19th Century
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Science, industry and the growth of cities transformed art forever. Van Gogh, Delacroix, Monet, Cassatt —we recognize our modern world in 19th century art.

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Date Added:
08/31/2020
Smarthistory: Global Cultures 1980 - Now
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It can be difficult gain perspective on your own time, but these artists manage to do just that. A room full of seeds, a picture of a picture, a billboard on Times Square, and a dead shark: what does it all mean?

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08/31/2020
Smarthistory: Modernisms 1900 - 1980
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Two world wars, sweeping technological change, and the undoing of traditional academic art. Can a urinal count as art? What about a canvas of pure color, or a chair placed in front of a gallery wall? These artists answered yes.

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Date Added:
08/31/2020
Smarthistory: Oceania
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The Pacific Ocean is seen to connect rather than separate the many islands of Oceania. From monumental sculpture to woven armor, navigation charts, feather capes, and more.

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Date Added:
08/31/2020
Smarthistory: Prehistoric Art
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Mankind has been making art for at least 100,000 years. From painted rock to carved bone, tiny sculptures to monumental stele, prehistoric art gives clues to human creativity.

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Date Added:
08/31/2020
Smarthistory:The Americas to 1900
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Explore art made in North and South America from prehistory to 1900. Gold beakers, monumental pyramids, intricately woven baskets, masks, and more.

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Smarthistory
Date Added:
08/31/2020