*Illustrates over 170 key works
*Provides a concise accessible introduction to British art
With entries of on over 170 artworks representing the unrivalled collection at Tate Britain, this handbook provides a lively and informative introduction to the story of art in Britain over the last five hundred years.
Presented chronologically, the works provide a fascinating insight into British history as well as the evolution of British art. Each artwork has a descriptive entry of five hundred words.
Penelope Curtis is Director at Tate Britain.
Chris Stephens is Curator (Modern British Art) and Head of Displays at Tate Britain.