Writing About Art, 6th Edition

  • Copyright: 2009   
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • Grade: AP
  • Author: Henry M. Sayre

This straightforward guide prepares students to describe, interpret, and write about works of art in meaningful and lasting terms. Designed as a supplement to Art History survey and period texts, this efficient book features a step-by-step approach to writing—from choosing a work to write about, to essay organization, to research techniques, to footnote form, to preparing the final essay. For beginners as well as more advanced students.

New to this edition:

  • Updated and expanded coverage of online research and note-taking
  • Wider array of student writing examples
  • New coverage of critical thinking in the writing process