The Master and His Apprentices: Art History from a Christian Perspective
This page is for discounted hardcover textbooks, when available. Occasionally, we receive books from our printer that have damaged or misprinted covers — typically dented corners from shipping, although this sale page could also include scratched covers or issues with the color quality on the cover. The inside of these textbooks is not affected. Due to these minor cosmetic issues, we are making these textbooks available here for $50 OFF the regular retail price.
The hardcover textbook contains 380 pages. When combined with the companion Teacher Guide, it forms a complete 1-credit elective course for high school students, whether homeschooled or in a private Christian school. However, this is also a great book for adults interested in art appreciation. Moreover, Christian families, church libraries, etc. can also provide sound, biblical art history for students of all ages.
With over 600 images, this is a comprehensive overview of art history beginning with Creation and God as the Master artist. Periods covered include the Ancient Near East, Ancient Egyptian, Aegean, Early Greek, Etruscan, Roman, Medieval & Islamic, Early Christian & Byzantine, Romanesque, Gothic, Proto-Renaissance, Early/High Italian Renaissance, Northern Renaissance and Baroque. Two additional chapters cover modern works and non-Western artwork.
Furthermore, this is a family-friendly resource that does not include any nudity or other objectionable material. Consequently, with The Master and His Apprentices, you will literally SEE how art, archeology and the Bible line up in this fascinating exploration of people, places, world events and the incredible art that remains for us to enjoy!
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