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13 Best Art Books of All Time

Our goal: Find the best Art books according to the internet (not just one random person's opinion).

    Here's what we did:
  1. Type "best art books" into our search engine and study the top 6+ pages.
  2. Add only the books mentioned 2+ times.
  3. Rank the results neatly for you here! 馃槉
    (It was a lot of work. But hey! That's why we're here, right?)

(Updated 2024)

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Last Updated: Monday 1 Jan, 2024

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    Just Kids

    Just Kids

    Patti Smith

  2. 4
    The Artist's Way
  3. 5
    The Art Spirit

    The Art Spirit

    Robert Henri

  4. 6
    The Story of Art

    The Story of Art

    E.H. Gombrich

  5. 9
    The Art Book
  6. 11
    Do It

    Do It

    The Compendium

    Bruce Altshuler

  7. 13
    Meadow Arts


  • How was this Art books list created?

    We searched for 'best Art books', found the top 5 articles, took every book mentioned in 2+ articles, and averaged their rankings.

  • How many Art books are in this list?

    There are 13 books in this list.

  • Why did you create this Art books list?

    We wanted to gather the most accurate list of Art books on the internet.

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