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Publisher: Zane / JC
Reference / Art & Painting
History Comes Alive Through the
World's Greatest Art Treasures
Blending history and art, this inspiring series provides an
eyewitness accounts to centuries of human drama and artistic expression.
An Art Museum on Your
Explanation Page shows up when you select an answer in
the quiz modes with may words linked to the encyclopedia
View mode enables you to see over 650 pieces of art in
full screen with a full Multimedia presentation and the ability to print it in
full page mode.
Questions relating to the subject of the art can be
found in Question mode, which helps you reinforce what you have learned.
In the Feature Presentation mode, you can click on any
part of the graphic for a detailed description of your selection.
Text mode provides in full detail, a description of the
selected piece of art and terminologies.
Using the Question mode, you can challenge the computer
and reinforce your knowledge of fine art.
Feature Presentation which automatically begins to play
a forty-five to ninety minute continuous multimedia program.
Explore the riches of the Renaissance, the golden age that
rediscovered the greatness of Greco-Roman art and reintroduced to Western
civilization the wisdom of Aristotle and others.
Immerse yourself in Romanticism, a turbulent, yet heroic
era, that began with the French Revolution. Learn how the art of Romanticism
expressed a fundamental change in society.
You'll identify the characteristics of Realism, Formalism,
Impressionism, Expressionism and Art Nouveau. Examine the bold, hasty brushwork
and sketchy backgrounds of Impressionist masterpieces.
Witness the revolutionary developments in art and music that
occurred at the beginning of the 20th century, and learn how those changes
continue to influence how we view the world.
Features and Inclusions:
American Concise Encyclopedia:
What is `cubism'? What does
`Renaissance' mean? The American Concise Encyclopedia shows 15,000 entries of
The Merriam-Webster Dictionary:
Dictionary will give you a definition of a word while you are still running the
Clicking highlighted words will link
you to supplemental reference materials.
Over 650 challenging interactive questions and
their explanations are provided with automatic quizzes.
Gift Set includes 6 Miniature Masterpieces and a
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