Illustrated Dictionary Of Symbols In Eastern And Western Art: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Illustrated Dictionary Of Symbols In Eastern And Western Art

1st Edition

By James Hall

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A companion volume to James Hall's perennial seller Dictionary of Subjects and Symbols in Art, which deals with the subject of Christian and Western art, the present volume includes the art of Egypt, the ancient Near East, Christian and classical Europe, India and the Far East. Hall explores the language of symbols in art, showing how paintings, dr

Table of Contents

THE DICTIONARY -- 1: Abstract signs -- 2: Animals -- 3: Artefacts -- 4: Earth and Sky -- 5: Human Body and Dress -- 6: Plants - Collectives

About the Author

James Hall

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
ART000000
ART / General
ART015000
ART / History / General