The Resource A short guide to writing about art, Sylvan Barnet, Tufts University

A short guide to writing about art, Sylvan Barnet, Tufts University

Label
A short guide to writing about art
Title
A short guide to writing about art
Statement of responsibility
Sylvan Barnet, Tufts University
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book is intended for art courses where there is a writing component. This text guides art students through the writing process. Students are shown how to analyze pictures (drawings, paintings, photographs), sculptures and architecture. The text includes: coverage of essential writing assignments including formal analysis, comparison, research paper, review of an exhibition, essay examination; clear step-by-step writing instructions guiding students though the research and writing processes; sample essays, with analytic comments by the author, demonstrating the virtues of effective writing
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barnet, Sylvan
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N7476
LC item number
.B37 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art criticism
  • Art criticism
Label
A short guide to writing about art, Sylvan Barnet, Tufts University
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Writing about art -- Writing about art : the big picture -- Formal analysis and style -- Analytic thinking -- Writing a comparison -- Writing an entry in an exhibition catalog -- Writing a review of an exhibition -- Virtual exhibitions : writing text panels and other materials -- How to write an effective essay -- Style in writing -- Art-historical research -- Some critical approaches -- Writing a research paper -- Manuscript form -- Writing essay examinations -- Symbols commonly used in annotating papers -- Brief guide to instructions in writing -- Frequently asked questions
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Eleventh edition.
Extent
xv, 368 pages
Isbn
9780205949526
Lccn
2013954456
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)867606036
  • (OCoLC)ocn867606036
Label
A short guide to writing about art, Sylvan Barnet, Tufts University
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Writing about art -- Writing about art : the big picture -- Formal analysis and style -- Analytic thinking -- Writing a comparison -- Writing an entry in an exhibition catalog -- Writing a review of an exhibition -- Virtual exhibitions : writing text panels and other materials -- How to write an effective essay -- Style in writing -- Art-historical research -- Some critical approaches -- Writing a research paper -- Manuscript form -- Writing essay examinations -- Symbols commonly used in annotating papers -- Brief guide to instructions in writing -- Frequently asked questions
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Eleventh edition.
Extent
xv, 368 pages
Isbn
9780205949526
Lccn
2013954456
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)867606036
  • (OCoLC)ocn867606036

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