Background information can provide:
Background information can be found in print or online encyclopedias, textbooks, biographical dictionaries or directories, and basic introductory texts.
The name of a movement. If the name is two or more words, put it in quotes:
The name of an artist in quotes:
The name of a work of art. It is better to look under the name of the artist, unless the work is extremely well known like:
Search by the name of a reputable book series and/or publisher. Here are some we recommend:
"world of art" "thames and hudson"
"movements in modern art" cambridge
"movements in modern art" tate
"oxford history of art"
"themes and movements" phaidon
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