Appreciating Art: for Leaving Certificate

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Lavishly illustrated and beautifully designed, this brand new textbook covers selected topics from the Leaving Certificate Art History and Appreciation syllabus in full and comprehensive detail. An accessible text that focuses on appreciating, understanding and enjoying art history All significant movements in the history of art are covered: Pre-Christian, Early Christian and Georgian Ireland; Medieval and Renaissance Europe and Impressionism Appreciating Art topics focus on enjoying art but are also designed to encourage a personal response from students Film Studies and Product Design are explored and insight offered into themes and ideas behind the paintings in Ireland's foremost galleries and works of public art Up-to-date, fully researched material, reflecting contemporary commentary and the current focus of the exam Promotes the use of correct terms and appropriate language to describe artworksBeautiful reproductions to complement the written text in all areas Digital FlipBook available offering you the opportunity to present the detail in Appreciating Art to your class, with full zoom facility and extra features, bringing art to life Language level accessible to both Higher Level and Ordinary Level students End-of-chapter short and essay-style questions to assist both Higher Level and Ordinary Level students with exam preparation, homework and revision