The 10 Best Art History Textbooks
This wiki has been updated 4 times since it was first published in July of 2018. As an academic field, Art History has developed to include theoretical discussions not only about aesthetics, but also the social and political contexts surrounding the work. Whether you're looking for a comprehensive survey of creativity throughout human history, or a more in-depth look at one particular area, this list includes volumes of various scopes, global regions, and levels of difficulty. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best art history textbook on Amazon.