>I bumped into a parent at a museum book store yesterday and she was looking >for a good general art history book for her 9th grader who is studying art >this year. > >She wanted a book that wasn't too heavy in the reading material but gave >good general all around knowledge. > >My first suggestion was THE ART BOOK. > >Does anyone else have any other suggestions that I might pass on? > >-Numo > >Numo Jaeger >Studio One Art Center >Oakland CA >
I always liked the Annotated Art book. Explains symbolism and history behind
some of the most famous paintings.