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1 History of erotic depictions 2,260 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
2 Renaissance art 2,086 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
3 Connoisseur 2,057 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
4 Green Man 1,844 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
5 Art history 1,598 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
6 History of painting 1,406 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
7 Iconography 1,302 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
8 Medieval art 1,283 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
9 Grotto 1,194 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
10 Women artists 1,167 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
11 Hexagram 1,083 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
12 Art periods 1,045 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
13 Western art history 902 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
14 History of art 898 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
15 Dendrochronology 850 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
16 Contrapposto 773 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
17 Italian Renaissance painting 768 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
18 Sheela na Gig 729 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
19 Provenance 724 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
20 Western painting 685 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
21 Critique 600 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
22 Baroque painting 564 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
23 Taijitu 557 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
24 Old Master 479 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
25 Three hares 479 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
26 Mathematics and art 424 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
27 Formalism (art) 382 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
28 Conservation-restoration 337 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
29 History of Western typography 332 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
30 Art criticism 307 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
31 Grave robbery 303 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
32 Horror vacui 302 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
33 History painting 282 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
34 20th century Western painting 188 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
35 The Reformation and art 182 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
36 Pentimento 165 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
37 Pre-Columbian art 164 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
38 Catalogue raisonné 152 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
39 Guild of Saint Luke 142 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
40 History of typography in East Asia 141 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
41 Drapery 130 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
42 Royal Entry 130 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
43 Hierarchy of genres 124 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
44 Looted art 120 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
45 List of years in art 109 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
46 Soviet art 108 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
47 Monumental sculpture 105 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
48 Greek mythology in western art and literature 103 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
49 Hockney–Falco thesis 103 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
50 Illusionism (art) 97 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
51 Tondo (art) 83 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
52 ARTstor 81 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
53 Classificatory disputes about art 81 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
54 Madonna of humility 80 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
55 Scythian art 73 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
56 Avant-Garde and Kitsch 70 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
57 Aesthetic canon 69 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
58 Smalt 67 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
59 Animal studies 66 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
60 Line of Beauty 63 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
61 Modello 62 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
62 Painting in the Americas before Colonization 57 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
63 Venetian school (art) 55 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
64 S Curve (art) 52 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
65 Rijksbureau voor Kunsthistorische Documentatie 52 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
66 Visigothic art and architecture 50 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
67 Oil sketch 49 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
68 Table of years in art 47 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
69 Codicology 44 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
70 Libri Carolini 44 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
71 Religious image 42 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
72 Forensic astronomy 40 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
73 Figura serpentinata 38 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
74 Vienna School of Art History 37 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
75 Scottish Renaissance painted ceilings 37 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
76 Instituto de Investigaciones Estéticas 33 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
77 History of the concept of creativity 30 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
78 Counter-Mannerism 30 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
79 Saint Petersburg Union of Artists 29 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
80 Scottish Royal tapestry collection 29 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
81 Categories for the Description of Works of Art 28 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
82 Six principles of Chinese painting 27 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
83 Women Surrealists 27 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
84 Slide library 25 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
85 Decima gallery 23 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
86 Persian-Sassanid art patterns 22 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
87 Accession Day tilt 22 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
88 Depiction of women artists in art history 22 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
89 Effets de soir 22 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
90 Expertization 21 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
91 Heptanese School (painting) 20 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
92 Nursing Madonna 19 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
93 Post-socialist art 18 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
94 Anonymous masters 17 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
95 Early renaissance 16 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
96 Diego Rivera Gallery 16 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
97 Outline of painting history 15 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
98 Neuroarthistory 14 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
99 Rembrandt Research Project 13 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
100 CINOA Prize 11 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
101 Artistic revolution 10 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
102 Aniconism in Buddhism 10 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
103 Romayne work 10 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
104 William Bayne (1858-1922) 10 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
105 De Prospectiva Pigendi 9 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
106 Geoffrey de Groen 8 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
107 Art of the Low Countries 8 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
108 Aesthetic Journalism 8 Sparkline of topic views for 2 weeks
109 Years in art less than 5 views
110 Achaemenid art less than 5 views
111 Dates in the history of art conservation less than 5 views

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Encyclopedia

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Art history
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Prehistoric art
Ancient art history
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Eastern art history
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History of painting
Art history

Art history usually refers to the academic discipline covering the study of the history of the visual arts. Although ideas about the definition of art have changed over the years, the field of art history attempts to categorize changes in art throughout time and better understand how art shapes and is shaped by the outlooks and creative impulses of its practitioners. The subject does not just cover European art history, but encompasses all art, from the megaliths of Western Europe to the paintings of the Tang dynasty in China.

Many articles relevant to Art History, especially on individual artists or work of art, are in other categories under Category:Visual arts

The main article for this category is Art history.
covering the academic subject, but History of art is the main article for the product of that subject.

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Study guide

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

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Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 15, 2010

Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

Words used to distinguish different artistic styles and artistic artefacts over the centuries include:

Araripism, Araripismo / from Oscar Araripe, painter : A painting or a life style where the art makes life and life makes colors. Pessoalism, pessoalismo.

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Wikibooks

Up to date as of January 23, 2010

From Wikibooks, the open-content textbooks collection

This category contains books on art history: the academic study of objects of art in their historical development and stylistic contexts, i.e.genre, design, format, and look.

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