• Book: Nandan, An Annual on Art and Aesthetics
    Title of Article/Essay: Introduction to Art Appreciation
    Author: K.G. Subramanyan
    Editor: K. Chakraberti and R. Siva Kumar
    Date, Year: 1980
    Reference Type: Periodical Article
    Language: English
    Pages: 1-7
    Publisher: Department of History of Art, Kala Bhavana, Visva Bharati
    Place Published: Santiniketan
    Country Published: India
    Descriptive Tags: Art Appreciation, Art Objects in Modern Society, Form, Balance, Colour, Movement, Rhythm, European Art, Medieval Miniatures
    Artist/s Mentioned: Han Kan, George Stubbs, Rembrandt, Jan Van Eyck, Leonardo da Vinci
    Remarks: An attempt to educate the modern viewer to cross the barrier of unfamiliarity with art. To introduce people to art objects in their various forms, to explain to them their functions, rationale and working background, and finally, rouse each individual into a private audience.
    Where we found it: Library: Dept of History of Art, Kala Bhavana, Visva Bharati, Santiniketan